Feb 25, 2020 - Sale 2531

Sale 2531 - Lot 277

Price Realized: $ 5,750
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,500 - $ 2,500
A selection of 12 photographs of the Boulder Dam and its power house on the Arizona and Nevada border.
This group from the Bureau of Reclamation, Department of the Interior depicts the awesome manmade structure as well as the initial installation of generators at the power house. Including interior and aerial photographs of Boulder Dam. Silver prints, the images measuring 9 1/2x7 1/2 inches (24.1x19.1 cm.), and the reverse, the sheets slightly larger, some with locations and descriptions, in pencil, and one with a mimeographed caption, on verso. 1937-41