Blasting at Hoover Dam site


Blasting at Hoover Dam site
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University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Original Date
View of construction in Black Canyon at the Hoover Dam site. Construction workers are standing by the railroad tracks looking at a dynamite blast that is taking place in the distance. The Colorado River is visible as are various pieces of construction equipment and a construction bridge spanning the river. One of the portals to the diversion tunnels is visible.
Local subject
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 0352
Resource Type
Still Image
Is Part Of,8
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