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Title
View downstream from Hoover Dam
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Photographers Photo Collection
Creator
Morris, Ralph
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
This collection includes approximately 40,000 photographs by commercial photographer Ralph Morris, who worked in the Los Angeles area from 1939-1981. His advertising and industrial clients included department stores, restaurants, the automobile and petroleum industries as well as business executives. Also included is the Luckhaus Studio collection of architecture, fashion, the movie industry, sports and street scenes, images which Morris obtained in 1939.
Boulder Dam, later renamed Hoover Dam in 1947. Shown here is the view from the top of Hoover Dam. At the base directly below is the power plant on both sides of the water. Father downstream water is being discharged into the river through valves.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00009693
Ralph Morris Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection
Industries-Water and Power-Reservoirs-Boulder Dam.; N-006-210.2 4x5
CARL0000011506
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/122289
Subject
Dams--Arizona
Dams--Nevada
Hoover Dam (Ariz. and Nev.)

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