Hoover Dam construction site viewed from the downstream cofferdam

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Title
Hoover Dam construction site viewed from the downstream cofferdam
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Original Date
1934-07-24
Description
View of the Hoover Dam construction site in Black Canyon from the downstream cofferdam. Construction on one of the Nevada intake towers can be seen behind the concrete dam face. Framework and concrete pouring forms are seen on construction on the power houses on both sides of the dam. Construction equipment, vehicles, temporary buildings and construction workers are seen on the canyon floor.
Subject
Local subject
Format
Digitization Specifications
This file is derived from a high-resolution (300 dpi, 24-bit) uncompressed TIFF image that was scanned from the original using a HP Scanjet 4670 scanner with HP Scanning 2.3.1 scanning software, default color configuration. The TIFF files were converted into the JPEG2000 format.
Image Number
0267 2781
Resource Type
Still Image
Is Part Of
http://digital.library.unlv.edu/u?/dig,8
Access and Ordering Information
Not to be reproduced without permission. To purchase copies of images and/or for copyright information, contact University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries, Special Collections at: http://www.library.unlv.edu/speccol/
Contributing Institution
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries, Special Collections. W.A. Bechtel Collection.
Digital Collection
DigitalID
wiw000859

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