Photo, Print, Drawing Above Hoover Dam near Boulder City, Nevada digital file from original
About this Item
- Above Hoover Dam near Boulder City, Nevada
- Contributor Names
- Highsmith, Carol M., 1946-, photographer
- Created / Published
- [between 1980 and 2006]
- Subject Headings
- - United States--Nevada--Hoover Dam
- - America
- - Hoover Dam
- - Dams
- - Aerial views
- Format Headings
- - Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images.
- - Hoover Dam, once known as Boulder Dam, is a concrete arch-gravity dam in the Black Canyon of the Colorado River, on the border between the US states of Arizona and Nevada. It was constructed between 1931 and 1936 during the Great Depression and was dedicated on September 30, 1935, by President Franklin Roosevelt.
- - Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photographer.
- - Credit line: Photographs in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.
- - Gift and purchase; Carol M. Highsmith; 2011; (DLC/PP-2011:124).
- - Forms part of the Selects Series in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive.
- 1 transparency : color ; 4 x 5 in. or smaller.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- LC-HS503- 880 (ONLINE) [P&P]
- Source Collection
- Highsmith, Carol M., 1946- Carol M. Highsmith Archive.
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- Digital Id
- highsm 12141 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/highsm.12141
- Library of Congress Control Number
- Reproduction Number
- LC-DIG-highsm-12141 (digital file from original) LC-HS503-880 (color film transparency)
- Rights Advisory
- No known restrictions on publication.
- Online Format
- 1 transparency : color ; 4 x 5 in. or smaller.
- LCCN Permalink
- Additional Metadata Formats
- MARCXML Record
- MODS Record
- Dublin Core Record
- IIIF Presentation Manifest
- Manifest (JSON/LD)
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- Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-highsm-12141 (digital file from original) LC-HS503-880 (color film transparency)
- Call Number: LC-HS503- 880 (ONLINE) [P&P]
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Chicago citation style:
Highsmith, Carol M, photographer. Above Hoover Dam near Boulder City, Nevada. Hoover Dam Nevada United States, None. [Between 1980 and 2006] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2011630337/.
APA citation style:
Highsmith, C. M., photographer. Above Hoover Dam near Boulder City, Nevada. Hoover Dam Nevada United States, None. [Between 1980 and 2006] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2011630337/.
MLA citation style:
Highsmith, Carol M, photographer. Above Hoover Dam near Boulder City, Nevada. [Between 1980 and 2006] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2011630337/>.
More Photos, Prints, Drawings like this
Photo, Print, DrawingAerial view of Hoover Dam near Boulder City, Nevada 1 transparency : color ; 4 x 5 in. or smaller.
- Contributor: Highsmith, Carol M.
- Date: 1980