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Aerial view of the dam under construction looking upstream from the Nevada side. Concrete pouring forms and scaffolding show along the face of the dam. Power houses under construction can be seen at the foot of the dam. Colorado river can be...
1934-04-30
Shows the concrete pipe line from the pumpcrete gun to the upstream plug in diversion tunnel no. 2. Some construction workers are visible.
1934-10-30
Shows Hoover Dam during construction, looking downstream. The intake towers are nearly finished. Shows dome on one of the intake towers. Roads, buildings and structures, railroad trestles and cableways are visible.
1935-02-25
Shows construction workers making the final pour in the slot. Several men are working, the others supervising. A truck and cement mixer are visible. In the bakcground a portion of an intake tower can be seen.
1935-05-29
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 the canyon. Some trucks are also...
1935-07-25
View of Hoover Dam construction from the Arizona side of the canyon. The upstream face of the dam is visible. The intake towers are nearing completion. Temporary bridges, scaffolding, a train trestle, and trams traveling across the canyon on a...
1934-09-27
View of construction on the Nevada intake towers. Steel framework protrudes from the tops of the towers. Concrete pouring buckets can be seen on the rarilroad bench below the towers. Derrick cranes can be seen in the canyon walls above and beside...
1934-06-21
View of construction on the Arizona power house seen from the Nevada valve house bench. Framework rises from the top of the power house. Temporary buildings, construction equipment and vehicles can be seen in the cofferdam in front of the power...
1934-09-27
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 of...
1934-06-16
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...
1934-07-24
General view of the Himix and cement blending plants. A train and aggregate bins are visible above on the side of the canyon.
1934-04-17
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.
1934-05-29
This photograph shows workers operating a power shovel to dig dirt and rocks and put them in a truck at the Hoover Dam site. The picture also shows an air compressor.
2020-10-30
View of the intake towers and the spillway on the Arizona side of the dam during construction. Hoisting equipment, concrete forms, and high scaling equipment can be seen.
1934-03-24
View of construction on the foundations of the Arizona intake towers and on the Arizona spillway in Black Canyon. The partially finished face of Hoover Dam is seen in the lower right.
1934-02-20
Close-up of the concrete pouring forms for the Arizona power house retaining wall. Some concrete has already been poured. Temporary buildings, construction workers and vehicles can be seen in the background at the foot of the Hoover Dam face.
1934-03-14
View of construction on the upstream face of Hoover Dam in Black Canyon. Scaffolding, concrete pouring forms and other construction equipment are seen around the site. Temporary buildings and trucks are seen in the foreground.
1933-12-27
View of the Nevada spillway, nearing completion, looking upstream from the Colorado River in Black Canyon. Concrete pouring forms and construction equipment are visible on the spillway walls and floor. Power lines are seen running overhead, and...
1934-01-24
Photo shows the site of the construction of the intake towers on the Nevada side of the dam. High scaling equipment, a crane, scaffolding, construction buildings and equipment are visible.
1933-10-31
This shows a view looking down into Black (not Boulder) Canyon during early stages of construction of Hoover Dam. The Colorado River is in the process of being diverted and construction equipment and workers can be seen in the foreground.
2020-10-30
he photo shows two construction dump trucks sitting in front of heavy equipment. This machinery appears to have some sort of pulley apparatus with a bucket attached for hauling dirt or rocks from the construction site. There are two construction...
2020-10-30
Construction photo of Hoover Dam. Shows a train winding along the canyon, concrete forms, buildings and structures above the dam, construction roads, high scaling equipment and a cable suspended over the canyon. The Colorado River is visible...
1933-08-31
Freight cars carrying buckets of concrete are seen on a temporary railway built onto the canyon wall at the Hoover Dam construction site. Concrete setting in pouring forms in the dam site and construction workers are seen below.
1933-08-12
Panoramic view of construction in the upper cofferdam of Hoover Dam in Black Canyon. A dragline is seen in the middle of the canyon floor. Several trucks, construction equipment and construction workers are also seen in the canyon.
1932-11-16
Two construction workers at the Hoover Dam site working with heavy machinery.
2020-10-30
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