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Title
Nevada intake towers 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. Here we are looking at the 4 Nevada intake towers, 2 each on the Nevada and Arizona sides. These towers would be used to take in water to be sent to turn the turbines in order to create electricity.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00009780
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Industries-Water and Power-Reservoirs-Hoover Dam.; a-002-541.2 4x5
CARL0000011550
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/83840
Subject
Dams--Arizona
Dams--Nevada
Hoover Dam (Ariz. and Nev.)

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