Upstream view of Black Canyon during early stage of Hoover Dam construction

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Title
Upstream view of Black Canyon during early stage of Hoover Dam construction
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Original Date
1932-03-12
Description
Aerial view looking upstream of the Colorado River in Black Canyon during the early stages of dam construction. Foot-bridge and truck bridge are visible spanning the Colorado River. Some construction fcilities and equipment are seen on dirt roads on the river banks.
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 AGFA Duoscan T 1200 scanner with AGFA FotoLook 32 V3.60.0 scanning software, default color configuration. The TIFF files were converted into the JPEG2000 format.
Image Number
0120 0014
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. Burrell C. Lawton Collection.
Digital Collection
DigitalID
wiw000893

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