Aerial view -- Hoover Dam construction

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Title
Aerial view -- Hoover Dam construction
Creator
Spence Air Photos
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Original Date
1934-03-17
Description
Aerial view of Hoover Dam, Black Canyon, and the Colordo River during the construction of the dam. Two portals of the diversion tunnels are visible. There are trucks and buildings on the cofferdam. The face of the dam is nearing completion and the concrete pouring forms can be seen. Roads wind around the area and a cableway spans the canyon.
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 Contex Magnum XL 54 scanner with EasyScan 7.1scanning software, default color configuration. The TIFF files were converted into the JPEG2000 format.
Image Number
0100 0465
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
wiw000087

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