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Downstream face of Hoover Dam View of the downstream face of Hoover Dam. Part of lake Mead (the reservoir) is visible as well as the tops of two of the intake towers. Transmission towers can also be seen. A man is standing...
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Downstream face of Hoover Dam Two nearly identical views, side-by-side, of the downstream face of the dam after it was completed. A road is visible leading up to the dam and across the top with cars on the road and parked along the...
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Downsteam face of Hoover Dam Two identical views of the downstream face of Hoover Dam after completion. Cars are parked at a scenic overlook near the dam. The intake towers are visible behind the dam and a portion of the reservoir (Lake Mead)...
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Looking downstream toward Hoover Dam View of Hoover Dam, looking downstream from the Arizona side. Part of Lake Mead is visible above the dam. Mountains are visible in the background and cars are parked at an observation point overlooking the canyon. ...
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Looking downstream toward Hoover Dam Aerial view of Hoover Dam, looking downstream. Cars are parked at an observation point overlooking the dam. There are roads and mountains in the background. Hoover Dam reservoir (Lake Mead) can be seen above the dam.
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Memorial Day exercises at Hoover Dam Shows the Memorial Day exercises at Hoover Dam during which the plaque commemorating the men who gave their lives in the construction of Hoover Dam was unveiled. There is a crowd of people gathered with others looking over 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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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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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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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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Looking across the top of Hoover Dam during construction View from above of the dam, showing the road across the top. Intake towers are visible also. Cars are on the road across the top of the dam.
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Hoover Dam Expansive view of Hoover Dam taken from the side, looking across. The intake towers are prominent in the photo. Cars are visible on the road crossing the top of the dam. The mountains are in the background....
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Hoover Dam -- upstream face Color transparency showing the upstream face of Hoover Dam, the intake towers, and the reservoir (Lake Mead). Cars are parked on the road across the dam and at a scenic overlook along the road leading across the dam.
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Hoover Dam spillway View from above the spillway bridge showing water spilling over. A bus and cars are parked on the bridge and there are cars parked at a scenic overlook next to the water.
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Hoover Dam spillway View of a spillway and spillway bridge at Hoover Dam. The road across the bridge and the roads around the dam are visible. A car is crossing the bridge and there are cars parked at a scenic overlook....
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Hoover Dam -- top of dam This color transparency is a view of the top of the dam. The intake towers are visible and cars are driving on the road which crosses the dam. The reservoir (Lake Mead) is almost completely filled.
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Top of Hoover Dam This color transparency shows the top of the dam, intake towers, a spillway, and the part of the upstream face of the dam. There are cars parked on the road across the top of the dam and the reservoir...
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Hoover Dam -- top of dam Color transparency showing the top of the dam. Intake towers and a spillway are visible. Part of the upstream face of the dam is visible and there are cars parked on the road which crosses the dam. ...
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Spillway and Lake Mead view Shows the Arizona spillway, intake towers, and reservoir (Lake Mead). Cars are visible on the road leading to the dam and some are parked next to the road.
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Hoover Dam and Lake Mead Photo taken high above the dam, shows most of the downstream face, the highway across the crest of the dam with cars parked, the intake towers and road leading to the dam. Some transmission towers are visible and the...
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Hoover Dam and Lake Mead View looking down on the downstream face of Hoover Dam from on high. The intake towers are visible and the reservoir (Lake Mead) is nearly filled. There is a boat on the lake and there are cars parked...
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Hoover Dam and Lake Mead This postcard shows a view of Hoover Dam and the reservoir (Lake Mead) taken from high above the site. The downstream face of the dam is visible as are the intake towers. Lake Mead is beginning to fill....
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Aerial view of Hoover Dam and reservoir (Lake Mead) Aerial view of Hoover Dam showing reservoir (Lake Mead), the spillways and intake towers, and the crest of the dam. Cars are parked on the road leading across the dam and the road leading to the dam is visible...
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Barge on Colorado River near Hoover Dam Shows a car and a barge on the Colorado River near the Hoover Dam site.
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Hoover Dam construction "Upstream from observation point. Note car going down road." [hand-written inscription on back of photo] Taken from high above the Colorado River, this view shows roads, bridges, buildings and structures, and a car on the side road.
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Penstock pipes at Babock & Wilcox Plant Shows giant penstock pipes and two automobiles at the Babcock & Wilcox Plant, near the construction site of Hoover Dam.
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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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Aerial view of Hoover Dam site Aerial view of Hoover Dam taken from the Arizona side. Part of the upstream face is visible as are the intake towers. The reservoir (Lake Mead) is forming and cars are visible on the road across the top...
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Construction of Hoover Dam Shows the head tower hoist house and permanent cableway. Cars and trucks are visible on the road across the dam as well as next to the hoist house. A transmission tower can be seen and construction workers are...
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Boulder City department store at night Night view of the Boulder City Company Store. Cars are parked alongside the store.
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Downstream face of Hoover Dam View of the downstream face of Hoover Dam, the reservoir (Lake Mead), and the surrounding area. The intake towers are visible as are some of the transmission towers. Cars are parked on the road across the top of...
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Aerial view of Hoover Dam Aerial view of Hoover Dam showing downstream face, intake towers, and spillways. Water is being released from the outlet works below the dam and one of the power houses is visible. Many cars are parked on the roads...
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Hoover Dam from Lookout Point on the Nevada side with cars in foreground View of construction on Hoover Dam from a lookout point on the Nevada side. The dam wall is nearly completed and construction on the intake towers is seen in the background. In the foreground, people stand at the...
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First-aid station and ambulance A medic or doctor is seen standing by an automobile that has been converted into an ambulance. The vehicle is parked directly outside a small building with the sign "First Aid Hospital" on it. Another building on scaffolding in...
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Screened aggregate and sand in front of the gravel plant View of the gravel plant, with cars and trucks parked in the foreground. Piles of screened aggregate and sand are seen in the foreground, and a storage pile for raw aggregate is seen in the background. The mountains...
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Future Hoover Dam reservoir area seen from Black Canyon View from Black Canyon of the area which, when submerged, will become the Hoover Dam reservoir. In the foreground, a car is seen traveling a dirt road, and a lone construction worker views the scene from atop the rocks....
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Black Canyon A view of the Colorado River flowing through Black (not Boulder) Canyon. On the right side of the canyon there is a road with two automobiles, some construction equipment, and a construction worker.
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Close-up of two-way trailer Two men stand beside an empty two-hundred ton two-way trailer next to a railroad track. An automobile is parked in front of an industrial building seen in the background, and other buildings are seen by the railroad track.
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Ferry landing on the Colorado River This shows a ferry landing on the Colorado River near Black Canyon. The far side shore is Kingman Wash, Arizona. There is an assortment of automobiles and people standing around waiting for the ferry to cross over from the other...
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Ragtown (also known as Williamsville) on the shore of the Colorado River near Black Canyon Tent camp where construction workers for Hoover Dam lived before barracks were constructed for them. Cars are parked throughout the encampment, and a man is walking along an unpaved road in the foreground. There is a mountain in the background....
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Ragtown, on the shore of the Colorado River near Black Canyon Tent city where the Hoover Dam construction workers lived until barracks were built for them. There are cars parked all through the encampment, and there are rugged mountains in the background. The view is looking south.
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Tourists arriving in Boulder City. Groups of tourists are standing and walking near two buses that they arrived on. The buses are parked at the Boulder City train station, and there is a train in the background. The train depot and another building are on...
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Hoover Dam outlet works View of the dam, looking upstream. Water is shooting from the outlet works in the valve house on he Arizona side. The Nevada valve house and part of the Arizona and the cetnral power houses are visible. ...
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Part of the crowd at the Boulder Junction ceremonies Part of the crowd of over 10,000 people who gathered at Boulder Junction, which is seven miles southest of Las Vegas, on Sept. 17, 1930, to watch Dr. Lyman Wilbur of the Bureau of Reclamation drive a silver spike at...
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Hoover Dam and area Panoramic view of Hoover Dam and surrounding area. The photo is looking down towards the intake towers and the crest of the dam. The mountains and roads in the background can be seen. Cars are visible on...
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Hoover Dam and surroundings View of the intake towers and crest of Hoover Dam, taken from the side, looking down. Cars are parked on the road which crosses the dam and the roads and mountains are visible in the background.
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Crest of Hoover (not Boulder) Dam View of the top of the dam from the Arizona side. Intake towers are observed on the Arizona and on the Nevada side. The reservoir (Lake Mead)is more than two-thirds filled with water. Automobiles are seen on the road across...
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Crest of Hoover (not Boulder) Dam View of the top of the dam from the Arizona side. There are automobiles on the road across the top of the dam. Intake towers are in the forground and also in the background. The water in the reservoir (Lake...
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Hoover (not Boulder) Dam This view of the dam is from the Nevada upstream side. The road across the top of the dam is filled with automobiles. In the foreground is a block fence. The intake towers are on the left.
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Hoover (not Boulder) Dam The intake towers stand in the middle of the photo. The level of the rising water is over two-thirds full. The spillway on the Nevada side is in the foreground. The spillway on the Arizona side is in the background....
 

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