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Gas-air shovel caught in the flooded Colorado River

Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
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Keywords
  • Hoover Dam (Ariz. And Nev.) -- Design And Construction
  • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)
  • Construction Equipment
  • Diversion Tunnels
  • Power Shovels
  • Hoover Dam (Ariz. And Nev.) -- Design And Construction
  • Construction Equipment
  • Tunnels
  • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)

Abstract

A stranded gas-air shovel is seen standing in the flooding of the Colorado River riverbed during construction on Hoover Dam. The mouth of one of the diversion tunnels is seen in the canyon wall in the background. Other construction equipment lies overturned in the river bed.

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