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Title
Colorado River near Black Canyon
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Originally named Boulder Dam, it was renamed Hoover Dam in 1946. This picture was taken of the Colorado River near Black Rock Canyon where one person stands on the shore in deep sand. Across the river is a black lava formation. Taken in the 1920's or 30's in the vicinity of the future site of Hoover Dam.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00009803
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Industries-Water and Power-Reservoirs-Hoover Dam.; A-002-533.4 4x5
CARL0000011581
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/83870
Subject
Dams--Arizona
Dams--Nevada
Hoover Dam (Ariz. and Nev.)
Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)

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