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Lawton Collection

(These photos are progress reports and therefore arranged chronologically)

Nevada

Boulder Dam

0001    1-7-31, Swing shift ready to leave from dormitory #2
0002    4-1-32, Look-out point…panorama of construction spread out before them
0003    4-8-32, Night view, looking upstream from below the lower portals of the diversion tunnels..
0004    1-19-32, Looking downstream from a point below portals of the diversion tunnels.
0005    2-9-32, Government and Six Companies officials inspecting the Nevada spillway
0006    2-10-32, Sunset on the Colorado River.
0007    2-10-32, Marion electric dray-line with 5 cubic yard capacity bucket, loading gravel.
0008    2-17-32, View of the main batching and mixer control station low-level concrete mixing plant.
0009    2-26-32, A night view of the gravel plant
0010    2-2-32, A view of the gravel plant
0011    3-8-32, Looking upstream at the low level mixing plant
0012    3-11-32, Machine shop and warehouse group of buildings, surrounded by material storage yards.
0013    3-11-32, Interior of Six Companies, Inc, machine shop.
0014    3-12-32, Looking upstream at Black Canyon
0015    3-18-32, A Marion shovel and trucks opening up an adit
0016    3-18-32, First 40 foot slab of concrete poured in lining diversion tunnels
0017    3-18-32, Day shift workmen entering transports at the upper portals for their return journey to Boulder City ten miles away.
0018    3-19-32, Gravel puts dumping into depressed track hopper at the gravel plant.
0019    3-19-32, Close up of sand classifier in the gravel plant
0020    3-19-32, Water clarifier tank at the gravel plant
0021    3-19-32, Rake type sand classifier producing finished sand for storage.
0022    3-23-32, View of the concrete lining in the diversion tunnels
0023    3-23-32, Four-cubic yard agitators dumping into 2 cubic yard buckets
0024    3-23-32, Gantry Crane Transporting 4 cubic yard Rex motor mixers in pouring tunnel lining
0025    3-28-32, A blast in scaling down the canyon walls
0026    3-28-32, Nevada spillway open cut excavation
0027    3-28-32, Telephoto picture of low-level concrete missing plant
0028    3-28-32, Caterpillar tractors, equipped with bull-dozers

Boulder Dam (cont.)

0029    4-1-32, Temporary cable-way spanning the Colorado River,
0030    4-6-32, Boulder City Department Store at night
0031    4-11-32, View showing method of finishing slabs
0032    4-10-32 Interior of Six companies, Inc, Guest Home
0033    4-11-32, Trucks hauling two 2-cubic-yard buckets, bringing concrete from the mixing plant.
0034    4-12-32, Close-up showing details of trimming jumbo used in scaling walls of diversion tunnels
0035    4-12-32, temporary truck bride shown.

Folder 120-2

Boulder Dam

0036    12-11-31, General View-Boulder City
0037    8-15-33, General View-Boulder City
0038    12-8-31, (truck equipment)
0039    6-3-33, Boulder dam site , looking upstream
0040    6-6-33, Boulder dam site, looking downstream
0041    6-6-33 First concrete in Boulder Dam
0042    6-27-33, Boulder dam, looking upstream
0043    6-21-33, Boulder dam, looking upstream
0044    7-22-33, Boulder dam, looking upstream
0045    8-7-33, Boulder dam, looking upstream
0046    8-22-33, Boulder dam, looking upstream
0047    8-31-33, Boulder dam, looking upstream
0048    9-7-33, Boulder dam, looking upstream
0049    9-15-33, Boulder dam, looking upstream
0050    9-22-33, Boulder dam, looking upstream
0051    9-22-33, Boulder dam, looking upstream
0052    9-22-33, Boulder dam, looking upstream
0053    7-31-34, Hoover Dam
0054    7-20-34, Power House on Nevada side, showing power penstock tunnels
0055    7-24-34 Close up of Arizona intake towers
0056    7-24-34, Spillway on Arizona side, showing gates in position