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Vol3_065_February- March 1935

Weber State University Stewart Library Digital Collections

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Title Vol3_065_February- March 1935
Creator Utah Construction Company; Six Companies, Inc.
Contributor Six Companies, Inc.; Lawler, H. J.
Description "3118 Looking down on top of Boulder Dam. Note the bucket pouring the roadway on ""R"" block at Elev. 1232. February 25th, 1935. 3141 A view of Boulder Dam Lake and reservoir area from Observation Point. March 4th, 1935. 3126 Telephoto view of the Arizona Valve House, from the Nevada side. February 25th, 1935. 3127 Telephoto view of the Nevada Valve House, from the Arizona side. February 25th, 1935." 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 1933; 1934; 1935
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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