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Photograph of Lake Mead and Lost City restorations, Nevada, 1939

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Title Photograph of Lake Mead and Lost City restorations, Nevada, 1939
Description The rising water of Lake Mead damages a pit and dwelling of the Lost City restoration. Transcribed from photo sleeve:"1939- Water of rising Lake Mead seeps through and undermines restored pit and dwelling of Lost City."
Source 0214:0142 Elbert Edwards Photo Collection;
Date 1939
Coverage Moapa Valley; Mead, Lake; Lost City; Overton; Clark Nevada; United States;
Subject Adobe houses; Floods; Pueblo Indians; Nevada--Moapa Valley; Reservoirs; Excavations (Archaeology)--Conservation and restoration;
Type Still Image;
Language eng
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Format image/tiff 8.05 x 5.11 inches
Publisher University of Nevada, Las Vegas University Libraries

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