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Construction of Hoover Dam

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Title Construction of Hoover Dam
Creator Standard Oil Co. of California
Publisher University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Date 1933?-1934?
Description "First load of muck used in coffer dam [sic]. Looking at Arizona portals #3 & #4. Water now flowing thru these." (hand-written inscription on back of photo) Shows a dump truck dumping the muck and construction workers shoveling. A building and two of the Arizona portals to the diversion tunnels are visible.
Subject Hoover Dam (Ariz. and Nev.) -- Design and construction; Dump trucks; Transportation; Diversion tunnels; Buildings and structures; Construction workers Hoover Dam (Ariz. and Nev.) -- Design and construction; Transportation; Construction workers; Buildings and structures; Tunnels
Format image/jp2 4095 KB
Type Still Image
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