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Title
Diversion tunnel at Hoover Dam
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1934
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Originally named Boulder Dam, it was renamed Hoover Dam in 1946. In this picture we see a diversion tunnel, showing the entrance of one of the 16 tunnels which lead to the turbines where the water turns the turbines to create electricity.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00009877
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Industries-Water and Power-Reservoirs-Hoover Dam.; A-002-540.1 4x5
CARL0000011686
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/84459
Subject
Dams--Arizona
Dams--Nevada
Hoover Dam (Ariz. and Nev.)

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