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Vol3_035_May 1934

Weber State University Stewart Library Digital Collections

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Title Vol3_035_May 1934
Creator Utah Construction Company; Six Companies, Inc.
Contributor Six Companies, Inc.; Lawler, H. J.
Description "2667. Panorama, looking downstream in Black Canyon, taken from the Nevada side, showing the upstream face of 2668. Boulder Dam, Arizona and Nevada Spillways, Intake Towers, Cableways and general construction. May 12th, 1934. 2697. Arizona Spillway, looking upstream. May 25th, 1934 2695 Trash rack at the upper portals of Diversion Tunnel No. 2. May 25th, 1934. " 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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