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Title
Boulder Canyon Project
Alternative Title
DWP Photo Collection
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
DWP Photo Collection
Rights Information
Please contact DWP for assistance.
This is not a Library Collection, it is hosted for DWP. ; Researchers may view the collection in person at DWP by appointment only, Monday through Friday, 8am – 3pm. For information and appointments, contact Angela Tatum at (213) 367-8906. ; Photos that are published should properly credit the owner of the photo as “Historical Photo Collection of the Department of Water and Power, City of Los Angeles”.
Description
The government’s 150-ton cableway transporting a 30 foot diameter penstock section weighing 135 tons from the Nevada to the Arizona side of the canyon. In the background is the almost completed dam and two of the four intake towers.
Type
Image
Format
photographic prints
Identifier
1006108
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/dwp/id/4488
Subject
Hoisting Machinery
Hills
Pipes
Reincorced Concrete Construction

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