Panorama looking downstream showing dam, spillways, intake towers and cableways

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Title
Panorama looking downstream showing dam, spillways, intake towers and cableways
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Original Date
1934-05-12
Description
Two photographs mounted together show panoramic view of the constructon of the Hoover Dam. Nevada spillways on the right. Toward the left is a temporary bridge across the canyon, a Nevada intake tower being constructed, the upstream face of the dam with concrete pouring forms, an Arizona intake tower under construction and at the far left, the Arizona spillways. The cableway stretches across the top of the photos with transport bins attached.
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 2667 - 0267 2668
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
wiw000750

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