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Story of the Hoover Dam, The

Synopsis
Contemporary account of the construction and operation of the Hoover Dam on the Colorado River between Arizona and Nevada, completed in 1936 as Boulder Dam and given it original name in 1947.
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Video; Videocassette. VHS. col. 24 min.
Year of production
1955
Availability
Free loan; Free loan
Subjects
Engineering
Keywords
dams; United States of America

Production Company

Name

Bisbee-Downer Productions

Sponsor

Name

Denver, CO

Address
USA

Distributor

Name

Institution of Civil Engineers

Email
library@ice.org.uk
Web
http://www.ice.org.uk External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7665 2251
Fax
020 7976 7610
Address
Library
1 Great George Street
London
SW1P 3AA
Notes
The ICE library has hundreds of VHS tapes and a growing collection of DVDs for loan to members and lecturers interested in the work of professional engineers. Audio recordings of a range of recent lectures held at the ICE are available for free online playback.

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