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Hoover Dam Construction Photograph Album, 1931-1934

View of Hoover Dam with jet-flow gates open, 1998.

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The Hoover Dam Construction Photograph Album consists of 224 photographs depicting the construction of Hoover Dam at various stages between 1931 and 1934.

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Scope and Content Note


0.9 cubic foot, including 224 photographs; 1 oversize box


The album is organized into two groups of photographs. The first group of 27 photographs, which starts with the second photograph in the album, contain dates and captions. The second group of 196 images are dated and arranged chronologically.

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