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Vol1_041_December 1931- January 1932

Weber State University Stewart Library Digital Collections

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Title Vol1_041_December 1931- January 1932
Creator Utah Construction Company; Six Companies, Inc.
Contributor Six Companies, Inc.; Lawler, H. J.
Description "# 672 View of truck depot on the Nevada side of the river, near the upper portals of the Diversion Tunnels. The upper Arizona portals are shown across the river in the background. December 13th, 1931. # 741 A general view, looking downstream from above the upper portals of the Diversion Tunnels. The dam will be located where the cliff-line on the left meets the river. The Arizona approach of the upper steel suspension bridge is in the fore¬ground. Upper portals of the... In 1931, Utah joined Six Companies Inc. to raise the surety required to bid for the Boulder (Hoover) Dam contract. One of the world’s largest dams, Hoover Dam was completed in 1936 at a cost of $49 million. These scrapbooks document through photographs the construction of the dam showcasing UCC's part in its creation. black and white photographs 4 x 5.3 in. or 8 x 4.8 in. paper background 10 x 13.5 in.
Date 1931; 1932
Subject Boulder City (Nev.); Dams--Design and construction; Hoover Dam (Ariz. And Nev.); Six Companies, Inc; Utah Construction Company
Format image/jpeg
Publisher Stewart Library, Weber State University
Language eng
Coverage Hoover Dam (Ariz. and Nev.)
Type Image
Source MS 100 Boxes 126-130
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