Looking upstream in Black Canyon, showing the downstream face of Boulder Dam.

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Title
Looking upstream in Black Canyon, showing the downstream face of Boulder Dam.
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Original Date
1934-04-30
Description
Aerial view of the dam under construction looking upstream from the Nevada side. Concrete pouring forms and scaffolding show along the face of the dam. Power houses under construction can be seen at the foot of the dam. Colorado river can be seen in the background. Construction site building can be seen in the foreground.
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 2666
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
wiw000680

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