Top of Hoover Dam during construction


Top of Hoover Dam during construction
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University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Original Date
Shows the road approaching Hoover Dam from the Nevada side and the top of the dam during construction. Note the rubble wall being built and excavation for tower footings. Trucks, hoisting machinery, and cables with trams are visible. The intake towers can be seen behind the dam.
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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 3551
Resource Type
Still Image
Is Part Of,8
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University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries, Special Collections. W.A. Bechtel Collection.
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