Switchyard at Hoover Dam during construction

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Title
Switchyard at Hoover Dam during construction
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Original Date
10/28/1935
Description
View of excavation and construction at the Hoover Dam switchyard. Note the Boulder Dam highway in the back (now U.S. 93). Power shovels, trucks, and buildings are visible, with the mountains in the background.
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 3500
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
wiw000849

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