Hoover Dam construction site viewed from downstream


Hoover Dam construction site viewed from downstream
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University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Original Date
View of the Hoover Dam construction site in Black Canyon from downstream. Framework and concrete pouring forms are visible on the Nevada power house on the left, the Arizona power house on the right and the central portion of the power house at the base of the dam face. Construction on one of the Nevada intake towers is also seen behind the dam face to the left. Temporary buildings are seen in the cofferdam. Cables for carrying construction materials and concrete buckets are seen crossing the canyon.
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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
0100 0482
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Still Image
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University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries, Special Collections. Manis Collection
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