This week’s featured item is a page from Weber State University Library’s Hoover Dam Scrapbook collection, covering May-June 1935. The first photo on the page depicts the “View from the Nevada Utility Tower of Boulder Dam, showing the Memorial Day exercises in connection with the unveiling of the plaque commemorating the men who gave their lives in the construction of Boulder Dam.”

This item comes to Western Waters Digital Library through the newly added Weber State University Digital Collections Hoover Dam Scrapbooks Collection

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Hoover Dam
Boulder Dam – what the dam was originally called, before it was renamed in 1947.

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