Hoover Dam construction

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Title
Hoover Dam construction
Creator
FAB photo
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Original Date
1931?-1932?
Description
"Upstream toward lower portals." [hand-written inscription on back of photo] This view shows the Colorado River in Black Canyon during the early stages of the construction of Hoover Dam. A suspension bridge across the river can be seen as well as various buildings and the entrances (portals) to the lower diversion tunnels.
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 Duoscan T 1200 scanning software, default color configuration. The TIFF files were converted into the JPEG2000 format.
Image Number
0100 0413
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
wiw000533

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