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Vol3_023_February-March 1934

Weber State University Stewart Library Digital Collections

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Title Vol3_023_February-March 1934
Creator Utah Construction Company; Six Companies, Inc.
Contributor Six Companies, Inc.; Lawler, H. J.
Description "2558 General view of Himix, including Blending Plant silos at left rear of picture. March 1st, 1934. 2543. Looking downstream in Lower No. 2 plug, showing form work. February 20th, 1934. 2542 Excavation for bridge abutment in Arizona Spillway. February 20th, 1934. 2539 Closeup of Cooling Pipe layout in Panel H-3. February 20th, 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
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