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Hoover Dam construction site, looking upstream This is a view of the wooden concrete forms used in the construction of Hoover Dam, looking upstream. Buildings and vehicles are visible. The photo was taken from high above the site.
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Hoover Dam construction, looking upstream This photo shows the construction of the foundation of Hoover Dam on the floor of Black Canyon. Trucks, construction equipment, and cranes can be seen as well as several construction buildings. Photo taken from high above the canyon.
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Hoover Dam construction, looking upstream Upstream view of the Hoover Dam construction. Shows concrete forms, construction buildings, and a train winding along the edge of the canyon. The Colorado River is visible above the construction site.
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Hoover Dam construction, looking upstream View from on high of Hoover Dam construction, looking upstream. The Colorado River can be seen above the dam. Also shows concrete forms, a train winding along the side of the canyon, high scaling equipment, construction buildings, and...
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Hoover Dam construction, looking upstream Overhead view of the construction of Hoover Dam in Black Canyon. Looking upstream, the Colorado River is visible above the dam site. Also shows concrete forms, a train winding along the side of the canyon, and various construction...
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Hoover Dam construction, looking upstream Construction site of Hoover Dam in Black Canyon, looking upstream. Above the site is the Colorado River. Shows concrete forms, a train winding along the wall of the canyon, various construction buildings, hoisting machinery, and a cable suspended...
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Hoover Dam construction, looking upstream View of Hoover Dam construction site, looking upstream. Above the site is the Colorado River. There are concrete forms, construction buildings, hoisting machinery, and a cable high above the Black Canyon in the picture. There is also...
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Hoover Dam construction, looking upstream Construction photo of Hoover Dam in Black Canyon, showing the Colorado River above the dam site. Also shows concrete forms, a train winding along the canyon wall, high scaling and hoisting machinery, various construction buildings and a cable suspended...
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Hoover Dam construction, looking upstream Overhead view of the construction of Hoover Dam in Black Canyon with the Colorado River visible above the dam site. In the photo are concrete forms, various construction buildings, a train winding along the side of the canyon, high...
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Power house on Nevada side of Hoover Dam View of a power house on the Nevada side taken during the construction of Hoover Dam. Shows power penstock tunnels, scaffolding, construction equipment and trucks.
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Black Canyon during dam construction Shows construction equipment and buildings in Black Canyon. There is a platform built on the side of the canyon and a cable line overhead transporting trams.
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Construction site at Hoover Dam Photo shows various buildings and structures, railroad tracks, trucks and power lines. There is blasting taking place in the background between the mountains.
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Nevada spillway during construction of Hoover Dam Photo shows men working on the Nevada spillway weir. There are concrete forms, various buildings, construction equipment, and a truck in the scene.
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Hoover Dam during construction View of Hoover Dam site, looking upstream. A railroad winds along the canyon and the Colorado River is visible above the dam site. Buildings and structures, high scaling equipment, and concrete forms are also visible.
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Hoover Dam under construction View taken high above Hoover Dam construction site showing the forms for poruing the concrete. There are trucks, buildings, a railroad, and roads visible. The Colorado River can be seen above the site. Other construction equipment shown includes...
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Hoover Dam during construction View of the Hoover Dam construction site from high above showing forms for the poring of the concrete, looking downstream. There are trucks, a train along the canyon wall, and buildings in the picture. Construction equipment includes...
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Hoover Dam under construction Aerial photo of the Hoover Dam construction site showing forms for poring concrete. Forms for the power house gallery are visible. A train winds along the canyon wall, there is high scaling equipment on the walls, and the...
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Himix Concrete Plant at Hoover Dam site View of the Himix Concrete Plant at the Hoover Dam site. The structure is mutli-storied and built into the side of the canyon. There is a flatbed truck with a cement bucket on the back and cement mixers...
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Close-up of Hoover Dam construction A close-up view of Hoover Dam construction. There is a railroad running along the canyon, concrete forms, a truck, and a building. Temporary stairways have been built into the canyon walls.
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Aerial photo of Hoover Dam construction site This aerial photo shows various parts of the dam under construction. Cableways, an overhead tram, various buildings and structures, railroad tracks, trestles, and concrete forms are visible. Also shows the Arizona spillway, Arizona intake towers, the Himix plant...
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Nevada power house at Hoover Dam construction site View of construction of the Arizona power house at the dam site. Hoisting equipment, cables, trucks and construction workers can be seen. Various buildings and structures are pictured as well as roads and concrete pouring forms.
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Downsteam view of Hoover Dam, showing power house construction View of Hoover Dam and power house under construction. Buildings and structures, concrete pouring forms, cables, and a crane can be seen. Some construction workers and trucks are also pictured. Above the dam part of an intake...
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View of power houses being constructed at the Hoover Dam site General view of the construction of Hoover Dam, looking upstream. The power houses are being built in this phase. A cableway spans the canyon carrying a tram across. There are several buildings, construction workers, and trucks visible....
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Construction view of Hoover Dam, looking downstream A view, looking downstream, of the spillways and intake towers during the construction of the dam. Temporary bridges and cables with trams span the canyon. Various buildings, a trestle, and construction roads can also be seen.
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Upstream face and intake towers of Hoover Dam during construction View taken from the Arizona side showing the intake towers and upstream face of the dam during construction. Various buildings are visible as well as hoisting machinery and a railroad snaking along the upper canyon. Cables span the...
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Switchyard control circuit tunnel under construction -- Hoover Dam site Shows construction work on the switchyard control circuit tunnel. Various structures are visible, as well as roads, and automobiles. A power shovel is excavating. In the foreground is the power sub-station. The Babcock and Wilcox Company...
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Hoover Dam switchyard during construction Shows the Hoover Dam switchyard during construction and excavation. Buildings, roads, and building materials are visible. Trucks and a power shovel are also shown.
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Spillway and Hoover Dam during construction Shows the Nevada spillway and the face of the dam in the background. Cars are visible on the road across the top of the dam. Some of the intake towers are also visible. Construction equipment, buildings, and...
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Hoover Dam during construction View looking upstream of the dam and power house. Cables with trams and temporary bridges span the canyon. Trucks, roads, buildings and construction equipment can be seen.
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Hoover Dam during construction View looking upstream toward Hoover Dam. Alos shows the entrance to a tunnel and the powerhouses under construction. Trucks, cables, a cableway with trams, and other construction equipment can be seen.
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Power house during construction -- Hoover Dam View of the power house from the top of Hoover Dam, looking down. The valve houses are visible on the sides of the canyon. Roads, trucks, buildings, and the concrete pouring forms can also be seen.
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Hoover Dam construction -- various phases This postcard shows the construction of Hoover Dam in four different stages. All views were taken from the same point looking upstream. The first image shows Black Canyon and the Colorado River at the very beginning of construction...
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Hoover Dam construction Panoramic view of the Hoover Dam construction site. One of the lower portals to a division tunnel can be seen. Buildings, trucks, and the cofferdam are also visible. A portion of the Colorado River is...
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Construction of gravel plant near Hoover Dam site Shows the construction of the gravel plant near the Hoover Dam site. A crane is lifing equipment. Construction workers, cars and trucks, and buildings can be seen.
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Construction on the Nevada power house View of construction on the Nevada power house. Framework and concrete pouring forms cover the site. Penstock tunnel openings are visible in the canyon wall in the background. Construction equipment, vehicles, temporary buildings and construction workers are seen on the...
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Looking downstream on the Hoover Dam construction site This view, taken from the Nevada side of the canyon, shows the lower cofferdam being excavated. Trucks, buildings, , and construction roads are visible. The Colorado River can be seen below the site. There is a temporary...
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View of the power house and valve houses from top of Hoover Dam View of the power house and valve houses from the top of the dam. Various buildings and structures can be seen as well as concrete forms. There are construction roads below the dam and a temporary bridge spans...
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View of Arizona spillway during construction A telephoto view of the Arizona spillway during the construction of Hoover Dam. Shows the bridge and control house. Trucks, various buildings, and some construcion workers are visible. Cables are overhead and construction roads snake up the...
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Hoover Dam under construction Aerial view of the downstream side of Hoover Dam showing the intake towers and spillways. Construction equipment, buildings, and roads are visible. There are some cars on the road crossing the dam.
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View from the top of Hoover Dam during construction View looking down from the top of Hoover Dam during construction. It shows the power houes, the valve houses and the lower cofferdam. Cars and trucks, buildings and structures, roads, and various equipment can be seen. A cable...
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Looking downstream at Hoover Dam under construction View of Hoover Dam during construction. The view was taken from high above, looking downstream, and shows the intake towers, roads, buildings and structures, a cable across the dam, and the reservoir (later known as Lake Mead).
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Construction -- near Hoover Dam Shows construction buildings, roads, and trucks in the mountains near the Hoover Dam site.
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Upper portals -- Hoover Dam site Handwritten inscription on back of photo: "View at upper portals showing narrowed channel just prior to diversion". Construction roads, equipment, and workers are visible. Some buildings and trucks are also in the picture.
 

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