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Construction on the Nevada power house

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Title Construction on the Nevada power house
Publisher University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Date 1934-02-20
Description 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 right, with concrete pouring forms and other construction equipment. Construction of the Nevada power house is seen at the base of the dam face. Trucks and temporary buildings are seen in the river bed. Unfinished penstock openings are seen at the bottom of the canyon wall.
Subject Hoover Dam (Ariz. and Nev.) -- Design and construction; Black Canyon (Ariz. and Nev.); Buildings and structures; Construction equipment; Trucks; Concrete; Penstock tunnels; Hoover Dam (Ariz. and Nev.) -- Design and construction; Black Canyon (Ariz. and Nev.); Construction equipment;
Format image/jp2 16683 KB
Type Still Image
Relation http://digital.library.unlv.edu/u?/dig,8
Rights Not to be reproduced without permission. To purchase copies of images and/or for copyright information, contact University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries, Special Collections at: http://www.library.unlv.edu/speccol/
Identifier http://digital.library.unlv.edu:81/u?/lv_water,337

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