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Vol3_087_November 1935

Weber State University Stewart Library Digital Collections

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Title Vol3_087_November 1935
Creator Utah Construction Company; Six Companies, Inc.
Contributor Six Companies, Inc.; Lawler, H. J.
Description "3553 View from the crest of Boulder Dam, looking downstream toward the Power House and lower portals of the Diversion Tunnels. November 26th, 1935. 3527 Boulder Dam and Power House, looking upstream from the Nevada side. Note the reservoir and Fortification Hill in the background. November 23rd, 1935. 3545 View from the reservoir, looking downstream at Boulder Dam and the Intake Towers. November 26th, 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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