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Looking up Hoover Dam during construction of the diversion tunnels

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  • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)
  • Black Canyon (Ariz. And Nev.)
  • Hoover Dam (Ariz. And Nev.)
  • Bridges
  • Construction Equipment
  • Diversion Tunnels
  • Black Canyon (Ariz. And Nev.)
  • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)
  • Construction Equipment
  • Hoover Dam (Ariz. And Nev.) -- Design And Construction
  • Tunnels


Looking upstream on the Colorado River flowing through Black Canyon at the Hoover Dam construction site. Bridges and catwalks are suspended over the river and the newly-dug mouths of the diversion tunnels are seen on both sides of the canyon. Dirt roads, construction equipment, construction plants and buildings are seen in the foreground.

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