View of Hoover Dam from the downstream side of the Colorado River

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Title
View of Hoover Dam from the downstream side of the Colorado River
Creator
Davis, Glenn A. (photographer)
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Original Date
1936?
Description
View of Hoover Dam from downstream on the Colorado River. Water is being discharged from the outlet works of the Nevada valve house on the left. Part of the Nevada power house and the central power house are seen at the base of the dam face. The diversion tunnel portals and a steel bridge crossing the river are seen in the foreground. Cables are suspended over Black Canyon above the dam face. A truck is seen on a dirt road on the left.
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
0020 0091
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. Glenn A. Davis Collection.
Digital Collection
DigitalID
wiw000916

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