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Hoover Dam from downstream side Shows the face of the dam with water streaming from the outlet works on both sides. Also shows the central power house, the mouth of a diversion tunnel on the Nevada side, and Fortification Hill in the background.
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Hoover Dam at night from downstream side Face of Hoover Dam illuminated at night with water streaming from the outlet works on the Nevada side. Also shows the central power house.
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Hoover Dam from the downstream side Shows the face of the dam with water streaming from the outlet works on the Arizona side. What appears to be a gondola car is being lowered onto the power house tracks, Also shows the power house on the Nevada...
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Hoover Dam -- valve outlet on the Arizona side View from the top of Hoover Dam showing water streaming from the outlet works in the valve house on the Arizona side. Also shows the Colorado River, the valve house on the Nevada side, and the tops of the Arizona...
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Hoover Dam -- valve outlet in operation on the Arizona side View from the top of the dam showing water streaming from the outlet works of the valve house on the Arizona side. Also shows the Colorado River, the valve house on the Nevada side, the tops of the Arizona and...
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Hoover dam -- water flowing from valve outlets Shows water flowing from the outlet works of both the Nevada and Arizona valve houses. Also shows the roofs of the power houses on both sides of the river, the Colorado River, and a road along the river.
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Hoover Dam -- looking downstream showing the valve outlets Water pours from the outlet works on the Nevada valve house. Also shows the Nevada valve house, the tops of the power houses on the Nevada and Arizona sides, the Colorado River, and a road by the side of the...
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Hoover Dam -- valve outlets in operation on the Arizona side Water pours from one of the outlets in the valve house on the Arizona side. Workers walk along a walkway by the Nevada power house or stand and look at the water. There is a mountain in the background.
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Hoover Dam -- valve outlets in operation on the Arizona side Water pours from the outlet works of the valve house on the Arizona side. Also shows some construction workers standing by a wall near the Nevada power house and looking at the water. There is also a truck in...
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Hoover dam -- valve outlets in operation on the Arizona side View from outside the Nevada power house of water pouring from the outlet works of the Arizona valve house. Also shows the Arizona power house and a mountain in the background.
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Pumping station A building sits on the desert floor. Pipelines lead from the building's foundation. A large metal tubular extension rising skyward is at the far end of the building. A fenced area enclosing electrical power lines and other structures are...
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Baking bread at the bake shop A baker stands beside an adobe oven holding a loaf of bread. There is a wooden table on the right that holds some more loaves of bread, and some cans of lard and cooking utensils. On a shelf above the...
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Applying for work at the Federal employment agency in Las Vegas Men are lined up at the federal employment agency building in Las Vegas. There is an advertising sign to the right.
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Federal employment agency in Las Vegas. Men standing in front of federal employment agency. There is a sign to the left of the building that says "Employment office" with a picture of a finger pointing at the building. There are other buildings in the background.
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Camping with children in Las Vegas A tent set up as a campsite in the desert. A woman stands outside the entrance to the tent holding a small child in her arms. On the ground at the woman's feet are two more small children. There is...
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Camping in Las Vegas A man stands outside the entrance of a tent erected in the desert. Ropes used to keep the tent erect are also used as clotheslines as there is a towel and another item hanging from the line. Behind the man...
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Campground in Las Vegas for the unemployed. Tents are erected at a campground. Two automobiles are next to the tents. A man is walking from one side of the campsite to the other side. A mountain range is in the background.
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Campground in Las Vegas for the unemployed. Campground with a tent erected and a couple of wooden structures.There is a man outside the door of the wooden building on the right. In back of the man is an automobile. The campsite is heavily shaded by large trees.
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Campground in Las Vegas for the unemployed. A tent is erected in a campground. There are trees next to the tent and there is grass on the ground. A mountain range is in the distance.
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Family camping out A woman is standing outside of a tent that has been set up. She is holding a broom and is observing three small children sitting at her feet. To the right is a table covered with a tablecloth. A house...
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Man camping out A man is standing at the opening of an erected tent. The man is hanging laundry on the rope attached to the top of the tent that is staked to the ground. There is an automobile tire in the foreground...
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Hoover Dam -- valve outlets in operation on the Nevada side Water streams form the outlet works of the Nevada valve house. Men stand near a wall by the Nevada power house and watch the water. The Arizona power house is also visible. There is a mountain in the background.
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Hoover Dam -- upstream side Shows the upstream face of the dam, the intake towers, and construction equipment. There is a little water in the reservoir (Lake Mead).
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Hoover dam -- upstream side shows the upstream face of the dam, the intake towers, and construction equipment. There is a little water in the reservoir (Lake Mead). The Arizona spillway is also visible.
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Hoover Dam -- intake towers Shows intake towers on upstream side of dam. Towers are almost completed. Coffer dam is still in place. Construction workers and construction equipment including derrick cranes are visible.
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Hoover Dam -- upstream side Upstream side of dam showing intake towers that are almost finished. Reservoir (Lake Mead) has begun to fill, and a man is rowing a boat on the lake. There are derrick cranes visible on both sides of the canyon.
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Hoover Dam -- upstream side Upstream side of Hoover Dam showing the intake towers, which are almost finished. The reservoir (Lake Mead) has begun to fill, and a man is rowing a boat on the lake. There is a wooden walkway laid over piers or...
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Hoover Dam -- upstream side Shows upstream side of the dam with the almost-finished intake towers. Also shows the mouth of a diversion tunnel and derrick cranes on both sides of the canyon. The reservoir (Lake Mead) has begun to fill.
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Hoover Dam -- upstream side Shows upstream face of dam with almost-completed intake towers. The reservoir (Lake Mead) has started to fill, and a man is rowing a boat on the lake. The mouth of a diversion tunnel on the left side of the picture...
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Hoover Dam -- upstream side Telephoto view of Hoover Dam from the upstream side showing the completed intake towers. The reservoir (Lake Mead) has begun to fill. The Arizona spillway and mountains surrounding the dam are visible.
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Hoover Dam -- upstream side Completed dam with intake towers from the upstream side. The reservoir (Lake Mead) has begun to fill. There appears to be a power boat on the lake.
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Hoover Dam -- upstream side Completed dam and intake towers. The reservoir (Lake Mead) has begun to fill. There is a power boat on the lake headed toward the dam.
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Hoover Dam -- upstream side Reservoir (Lake Mead) is full. Shows the tops of the intake towers. A power boat is on the lake moving parallel to the dam. A person is sitting on the bow of the boat. The electric transmission towers are...
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Spillway on the Arizona side Spillway on the Arizona side of the dam. Also shows part of the reservoir (Lake Mead). Transmission towers are on top of the mountains in the distance.
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Power house on the Nevada side Generators in the power house on the Arizona side. A man is standing facing away from the generators.
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President Roosevelt and party inspecting Hoover Dam at the dedication ceremonies President Franklin Roosevelt and other dignitaries inspecting the dam from an observation point near one of the intake towers on the Arizona side at the time of the dedication ceremonies.
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President Roosevelt and party inspecting Hoover Dam at the dedication ceremonies President Franklin Roosevelt and other dignitaries inspect the dam at the dedication ceremonies.
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President Roosevelt at the dedication of Hoover Dam President Franklin Roosevelt speaking standing at a lectern at the dedication of Hoover Dam on Sept. 30, 1935.
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President Franklin Roosevelt speaking at the dedication of Hoover Dam President Franklin Roosevelt speaking standing at a lectern at the dedication of Hoover Dam on Sept. 30, 1935.
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President Franklin Roosevelt at the dedication of Hoover Dam President Franklin Roosevelt is standing near a lectern, looking down, and reaching out with his left hand toward the arm of a man whose back is to the camera. A man in a military uniform is facing the camera and...
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President Franklin Roosevelt speaking at the dedication of Hoover Dam President Franklin Roosevelt is speaking standing at a lectern at the dedication of Hoover Dam.
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President Roosevelt, his aide Harold Ickes, and Key Pittman at the dedication of Hoover Dam President Franklin Roosevelt, his aide; Harold Ickes, who was the Secretary of the Interior at that time; and Key Pittman, who was a senator from Nevada; are standing together at the dedication of Hoover Dam. An unidentified man is...
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Harold Ickes, Secretary of the Interior, at the Hoover Dam dedication ceremonies Harold Ickes, Secretary of the Interior, is speaking at a lectern at the dedication of Hoover Dam.
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Hoover Dam -- top and upstream face Color transparency of the upstream face and top of the dam. The reservoir (Lake Mead) can be seen behind the dam. Several cars are parked at a scenic overlook on the road leading to the dam.
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Hoover Dam spillway View of the Arizona spillway and intake towers on the downstream side of the dam. Cars are visible on the road across the top of the dam and the reservoir (Lake Mead) is beginning to fill.
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Spillway -- Hoover Dam View of a spillway at Hoover Dam.
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Spillway -- Hoover Dam View of the spillway and the reservoir (Lake Mead). Lake Mead is completely filled at this point. Transmission towers and electric lines are visible in the background.
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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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Aerial view of Hoover Dam Aerial view of Hoover Dam showing water spewing from the outlet works in the valve houses on both sides of the dam. The reservoir (Lake Mead) is beginning to fill above the dam. The Arizona and the central power houses...
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Aerial view of Hoover Dam Aerial view of Hoover Dam with the outlet works on boths ides of the dam spewing water. Above the dam the reservoir (Lake Mead) is beginning to fill. Fortification Hill is in the background. the central power house...
 

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