Looking up Black Canyon during the construction of the diversion tunnels

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Title
Looking up Black Canyon during the construction of the diversion tunnels
Creator
Davis, Glenn A. (photographer)
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Original Date
1931?-1932?
Description
View of the Colorado River running through Black Canyon at the Hoover Dam construction site. Workers can be seen walking over bridges and catwalks that are suspended over the river, and on dirt roads that run alongside the river. The newly-dug mouths of the diversion tunnels can be seen at the base of the canyon on the right.
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 HP Scanjet 4670 scanner with HP Scanning 2.3.1 scanning software, default color configuration. The TIFF files were converted into the JPEG2000 format.
Image Number
0020 0054
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. Glenn A. Davis Collection.
Digital Collection
DigitalID
wiw000672

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