View of Hoover Dam during construction

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Title
View of Hoover Dam during construction
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Original Date
1934-11-02
Description
View of Hoover Dam construction site with the intake towers and Colorado River visible above. The power houses are under construction at the base of the dam. A cable spans the canyon and several construction buidngs are shown. There is high scaling equipment on the wall of the canyon. Concrete pouring forms can be seen on the floor of the canyon.
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 2.3.1scanning software, default color configuration. The TIFF files were converted into the JPEG2000 format.
Image Number
0267 2919
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
wiw000913

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