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Producing electricity at the construction site This photograph shows 3 construction workers observing electric generators being hauled up the river bank on wooden tracks through the use of pulleys and ropes. The backround of the picture shows the Colorado River flowing though Black Canyon.
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Workers on the Colorado River A view of construction workers towing a generator behind the boat that they are using to cross the Colorado River.
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Aerial view of the Hoover Dam construction site looking upstream on the Colorado River Aerial view of the Hoover Dam construction site in Black Canyon. Construction on the intake towers is seen in the canyon walls behind the dam face and construction on the power houses is seen in the river bed in the...
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Aerial view of the Hoover Dam construction site looking downstream from the Arizona side Aerial view of the Hoover Dam construction site, looking downstream on the Colorado River in Black Canyon. Construction on the intake towers on both sides of the dam face is shown. The top of the dam face is covered with...
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Hoover Dam construction site viewed from the downstream cofferdam View of the Hoover Dam construction site in Black Canyon from the downstream cofferdam. Construction on one of the Nevada intake towers can be seen behind the concrete dam face. Framework and concrete pouring forms are seen on construction on...
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Construction on the Arizona power house View of construction on the Arizona power house. Framework and concrete pouring forms cover the powerhouse site. The dam face is seen in the background. Construction workers and equipment, vehicles and temporary buildings are seen in the downstream cofferdam.
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Aerial view of the Hoover Dam construction site viewed from downstream on the Colorado River Aerial view of the Hoover Dam construction site taken from downstream on the Colorado River in Black Canyon. Construction on the Nevada and Arizona power houses is shown in the foreground in the cofferdam. Concrete pouring forms cover the top...
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Construction on the Arizona spillway View of construction on the Arizona spillway in Black Canyon. An electric dragline can be seen at the top left of the dirt road above the spillway. Construction on one of the penstock tunnels can be seen inside the spillway.
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Blasting and construction on Hoover Dam Blasting in Black Canyon for construction. Construction equiqment can be seen along side the Colorado River.
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View of construction on roads around the Arizona spillway View of construction on roads around the completed Arizona spillway, looking downstream on the Colorado River in Black Canyon. Curbs and guard rails are being installed. A dragline, two dump trucks and a temporary building are seen near the spillway....
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View of the Hoover Dam costruction site from the lower cofferdam View of the Hoover Dam construction site, looking upstream from the lower cofferdam. The nearly-completed dam face is seen in the background, and cars and trucks are seen on dirt roads in the cofferdam. Scaffolding and concrete pouring forms are...
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View of the Hoover Dam construction site looking downstream on the Colorado River View of the Hoover Dam construction site looking downstream on the Colorado River in Black Canyon. The nearly-completed dam face, intake towers and spillways are seen. Cableways run over the canyon above the dam face and remaining construction equipment is...
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Looking upstream toward the Nevada intake towers, showing the intake bridge girders in place. View of construction on the Nevada intake towers and a portion of the roadway on the top of the dam face. Construction workers and concrete pouring forms are seen on the top of the dam face on the right. One...
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Hoover Dam construction site viewed from downstream View of the Hoover Dam construction site in Black Canyon from downstream. Framework and concrete pouring forms are visible on the Nevada power house on the left, the Arizona power house on the right and the central portion of the...
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Hoover Dam construction View of construction in Black Canyon at the Hoover Dam site. Construction workers are standing by the railroad tracks looking at a dynamite blast that is taking place in the distance. The Colorado River is visible as...
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Blasting at Hoover Dam site View of construction in Black Canyon at the Hoover Dam site. Construction workers are standing by the railroad tracks looking at a dynamite blast that is taking place in the distance. The Colorado River is visible as...
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Hoover Dam construcion -- blasting Shows the construction of Hoover Dam. One of the portals of the diversion tunnels is visible. Dynamite blasting is taking place in the canyon and trucks and various construction buildings are visible on the cofferdam. Also shows some...
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Hoover Dam construction -- transporting equipment Shows equipment being transported to the canyon floor at the Hoover Dam construction site. Cableways overhead extend across the canyon.
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Colorado River -- Hoover Dam site View looking down at the Colorado River in Black Canyon, the future site of Hoover Dam. Roads and buildings can be seen on the banks above the river and some construction equipment is visible.
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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 equipment Shows a box of equipment being lowered into Black Canyon during the construction of Hoover Dam. Cables, roads, and a truck are visible.
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Construction equipment -- Hoover Dam Shows a box of equipment being lowered by cable into Black Canyon during the construction of Hoover Dam. Roads and a truck are visible.
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Hoover Dam construction View of the Hoover Dam construction site showing equipment being lowered by cable, buildings, and other construction equipment. The Colorado River is partially visible as is the cofferdam.
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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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Temporary cableway spanning the Colorado River near Lookout Point A temporary cableway filled with construction workers is poised above the Colorado River in Black Canyon near Lookout Point. The Arizona spillway operations are shown in the background.
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Hoover Dam site, looking upstream Vehicles, men, and construction equipment are visible. This view was taken in the early stages of the construction of Hoover Dam in the bottom of Black Canyon.
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Steel form for diversion tunnel lining being hoisted into Black Canyon A completed section of steel form to be used for the lining of the diversion tunnels is hoisted by a cable into Black Canyon while construction workers supervise.
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Construction workers with electric light reflectors standing by a truck in Black Canyon Several construction workers in Black Canyon prepare reflectors for electric lighting from metal dishpans. Some of the workers stand in a truck bed and others stand beside the truck.
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Construction on the Arizona power house View of the Hoover Dam construction site, looking upstream on the Colorado River in Black Canyon. The partially finished dam face can be seen on the left, with concrete pouring forms and other construction equipment. Construction of the Arizona power...
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Constructing highway to dam site A view of construction workers operating tractors as they construct a highway across the desert floor during the summer of 1931.
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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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Arizona valve house viewed from the Nevada side of Hoover Dam View of the Arizona valve house built into the wall of Black Canyon. Remnants of scaffolding and construction equipment can be seen around the valve house.
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View from the top of Hoover Dam of construction on the power houses View from the top of Hoover Dam of construction on the power houses in the lower cofferdam. Construction on the Arizona power house in the wall of Black Canyon can also be seen in the upper left. Temporary buildings and...
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Hoover Dam construction site, looking upstream from the lower portals road View of the Hoover Dam construction site in Black Canyon, showing the nearly-completed dam face and construction on the power houses in the lower cofferdam. Concrete pouring forms are seen on the tops of the power houses. Temporary buildings,...
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Construction on Hoover Dam and the power houses looking upstream from the lower portals road View of the Hoover Dam construction site in Black Canyon, showing the nearly-completed dam face and construction on the power houses in the lower cofferdam. Concrete pouring forms are seen on the tops of the power houses. Temporary buildings, construction...
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Construction on the power houses and valve houses viewed from the top of Hoover Dam View from the top of Hoover Dam of construction on the power houses in the lower cofferdam and on the valve houses in the walls of Black Canyon. Temporary buildings and construction equipment are seen on the cofferdam floor. Roof...
 

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