Boulder Dam, Hoover Dam looking upstream from the Nevada side.

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Title
Boulder Dam, Hoover Dam looking upstream from the Nevada side.
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Original Date
1934-05-31
Description
Upstream view of the dam showing the downstream face with multiple catwalks across it. Foreground shows the lower cofferdam with the power houses under construction and a headquarters building. To the right are unfinished Arizona intake towers and a trough in the earth for the spillway. Columns of concrete pouring forms, the upper cofferdam and the Colorado river show in the distance. Cableways and cranes are visible on the far edges of the photo.
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 2713
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
wiw000125

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