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Hoover Dam Video — History.com

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Built in the 1930s, Hoover Dam is a concrete arch-gravity dam that spans the Colorado River at the Arizona-Nevada border and impounds Lake Mead, the largest reservoir in the United States.
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Hoover Dam, Nevada - Arizona border  -  Travel Photos by Galen R Frysinger, Sheboygan, Wisconsin

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Colorado aqueduct system begins at impounded waters from Hoover Dam along with agreement made reserving use and ownership of several generators set to power pump houses downstream at Whitsett and b...

Colorado aqueduct system begins at impounded waters from Hoover Dam along with agreement made reserving use and ownership of several generators set to power pump houses downstream at Whitsett and b... | Hoover Dam, Great depresssion | Scoop.it
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Hoover Dam, Source of the American West's Oasis Civilization, Photos, History and Information.

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Hoover Dam, Information, Photos and History
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Hoover Dam - Lake Mead - Hoover Dam Bridge - Boulder Dam - DesertUSA

Hoover Dam - Lake Mead - Hoover Dam Bridge - Boulder Dam - DesertUSA | Hoover Dam, Great depresssion | Scoop.it
Originally called Boulder Dam, this engineering marvel was re-named for Herbert Hoover, the 31st President of the United States.
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