Lot 133 of 435:
Photo-montage of Hoover Dam construction  

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Estimate:
$250 - $350

Title:
Photo-montage of five photographs of construction of the Hoover Dam, with typed key to the images
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Place:
No place
Publisher:
Date:
c.1932
Description:

29x39 cm (11½x15¼"), framed under glass.

The early stages of construction of the dam are documented, with photographs of the digging of the diversion tunnels, dynamite cases for blasting, bridges across the reduced flow, etc. On the back is mounted a newspaper article from the San Diego Union, January 31, 1932, about the project ("rivals doings of Paul Bunyan"), and a smaller clipping from the Los Angles Times of April 6, 1932.

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Condition:
Very good condition.
 
Item number:
287585a
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