Hoover Dam and surrounding area

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Title
Hoover Dam and surrounding area
Creator
Boulder Dam Service Bureau
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Original Date
1935
Description
This is a re-touched photo of Hoover Dam and the surrounding area. The Colorado River can be seen below the power houses. The intake towers are visible behind the downstream face. The reservoir (Lake Mead) can be seen forming behind the dam. Fortification Hill is visible in the background. Two of the portals to the diversion tunnels are also visible. There are four Boulder Dam 3 cent stamps on the back of the photo with a postmark: "Boulder City, Nev. Sept. 30, 9 AM, 1935".
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
0100 0581
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. Manis Collection.
Digital Collection
DigitalID
wiw000478

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