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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. Viewed here are two of the huge towers transmitting hydroelectric energy from the dam. Behind are the face of the dam and the rocky hills behind it.
1 photograph :b&w Photographic prints
00009699 Ralph Morris Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection Industries-Water and Power-Reservoirs-Boulder Dam.; N-006-210.8 4x5 CARL0000011517 http://188.8.131.52/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/122293
Dams--Arizona Dams--Nevada Hoover Dam (Ariz. and Nev.)