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View Resource The Hoover Dam: Lonely Lands Made Fruitful

Project designer Janet Haven of the University of Virginia American Studies Program presents the construction of the Hoover Dam as an alternative narrative to the devastation of the Great Depression in her photoessay, The Hoover Dam: Lonely Lands Made Fruitful. Five slide shows created in Flash2 cover the construction from diverting the Colorado River to pouring concrete and adding the final...

http://xroads.virginia.edu/~1930s/DISPLAY/hoover/front.html