Looking upstream toward the Nevada intake towers, showing the intake bridge girders in place.

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Title
Looking upstream toward the Nevada intake towers, showing the intake bridge girders in place.
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Original Date
1935-03-25
Description
View of construction on the Nevada intake towers and a portion of the roadway on the top of the dam face. Construction workers and concrete pouring forms are seen on the top of the dam face on the right. One of the Arizona intake towers can also be seen in the upper right. An electric dragline is seen on one of the girders between the Nevada intake towers and cableways are visible crossing the canyon between the intake towers. The Colorado River and the walls of Black Canyon can be seen 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 3152
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
wiw000686

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