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Hoover Dam construction

Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
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Keywords
  • Hoover Dam (Ariz
  • And Nev
  • ) -- Design And Construction
  • Diversion Tunnels
  • Colorado River (Colo
  • -Mexico)
  • Buildings And Structures
  • Roads
  • Cableways
  • Black Canyon (Ariz
  • And Nev
  • )
  • Hoover Dam (Ariz
  • And Nev
  • ) -- Design And Construction
  • Tunnels
  • Buildings And Structures
  • Black Canyon (Ariz
  • And Nev
  • )
  • Colorado River (Colo
  • -Mexico)

Abstract

Handwritten inscription on back of photo: "Looking upstream into Black Canyon toward Boulder damsite after river had been diverted thru diversion tunnels Nos. 3 and 4. Temporary back-wash dike seen immediately upstream from tunnel out..." Portals to some of the diversion tunnels are visible as is part of the Colorado River. Cableways, buildings, and roads also shown.

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