Construction on the power houses and valve houses viewed from the top of Hoover Dam

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Title
Construction on the power houses and valve houses viewed from the top of Hoover Dam
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Original Date
1935-06-25
Description
View from the top of Hoover Dam of construction on the power houses in the lower cofferdam and on the valve houses in the walls of Black Canyon. Temporary buildings and construction equipment are seen on the cofferdam floor. Roof trusses and concrete pouring forms cover the tops of the power houses. The Colorado River is seen downstream of the cofferdam in the 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 3340
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
wiw000303

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