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Vol1_049_January 1932

Weber State University Stewart Library Digital Collections

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Title Vol1_049_January 1932
Creator Utah Construction Company; Six Companies, Inc.
Contributor Six Companies, Inc.; Lawler, H. J.
Description "A page of canyon views. # 834 The low level concrete mixing plant nearing completion. Silos for the storage of cement and bunkers for gravel storage which have been installed in the upper stories. January 28th, 1932. # 826 The down-stream steel suspension bridge, located below the lower portals of the diversion tunnels under construction. Note the truck road in the background, for disposal of tunnel muck on the Arizona side. January 25th, 1932. # 513 one of the several... 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 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
Rights Materials may be used for non-profit and educational purposes; please credit Special Collections Department, Stewart Library, Weber State University.

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