View of the Hoover Dam costruction site from the lower cofferdam

Metadata

Title
View of the Hoover Dam costruction site from the lower cofferdam
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Original Date
1935-01-28
Description
View of the Hoover Dam construction site, looking upstream from the lower cofferdam. The nearly-completed dam face is seen in the background, and cars and trucks are seen on dirt roads in the cofferdam. Scaffolding and concrete pouring forms are visible on the dam face and canyon walls and a catwalk or bridge crosses over the cofferdam.
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 4670scanner with HP Scanning 2.3.1 scanning software, default color configuration. The TIFF files were converted into the JPEG2000 format.
Image Number
0267 3032
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
wiw000934

Cite this Item

When linking to this object, please use the following URL:

http://digital.library.unlv.edu/u?/lv_water,533

Tags

Comments

Subscribe to recent comments

There are no comments yet. Be the first to comment below!

Comment on this object