Hoover Dam ~ Page, ARIZONA

Hoover Dam

Hoover Dam ~ Page, ARIZONA

Hoover Dam penstocks and outlet pipes such as this one were fabricated from 45,000 tons of steel and welded into nearly three miles of pipe varying from 8.5-30ft (2.6-9m) in diameter.

20 Very Interesting Photos From The '30s

Hoover Dam penstocks and outlet pipes such as this one were fabricated from 45,000 tons of steel and welded into nearly three miles of pipe varying from 8.5-30ft (2.6-9m) in diameter.

Interesting Dam Facts - History of Dams, Failure, Hoover Dam, Construction, Fun Trivia for Kids

Interesting Dam Facts - History of Dams, Failure, Hoover Dam, Construction, Fun Trivia for Kids

did you know? - If humans went extinct tomorrow, the Hoover Dam...

did you know? - If humans went extinct tomorrow, the Hoover Dam...

The most amazing facts and secrets hidden in the Hoover Dam on Roadtrippers

The most amazing facts and secrets hidden in the Hoover Dam

The most amazing facts and secrets hidden in the Hoover Dam on Roadtrippers

On March 1, 1936, the Hoover Dam was completed. More than 5,000 people were employed by six Companies to construct the dam. Construction began in 1931 and over 100 workers died.

On March 1, 1936, the Hoover Dam was completed. More than 5,000 people were employed by six Companies to construct the dam. Construction began in 1931 and over 100 workers died.

Construction of the Hoover Dam, 1931-1936

Construction of the Hoover Dam, 1931-1936

FUN FACT FRIDAY. There is enough concrete in the Hoover Dam to build a two lane highway from San Fransisco to New York!

FUN FACT FRIDAY. There is enough concrete in the Hoover Dam to build a two lane highway from San Fransisco to New York!

WTF Facts : funny, interesting & weird facts

WTF Facts : funny, interesting & weird facts

The construction company built four water intake towers for the Hoover Dam - each tower was 395 feet tall.

The construction company built four water intake towers for the Hoover Dam - each tower was 395 feet tall.

Henry J. Kaiser Builds Hoover Dam and U.S. Warships

Henry J. Kaiser Builds Hoover Dam and U.S. Warships

The Hoover Dam is an arched dam in the Colorado River’s Black Canyon. Find its facts, location, map, best time to visit, visiting hours and more.

Hoover Dam, Nevada & Arizona - Facts, Location Map, Best time to visit

The Hoover Dam is an arched dam in the Colorado River’s Black Canyon. Find its facts, location, map, best time to visit, visiting hours and more.

Hoover Dam, one of the most incredibly breathtaking places I have ever been.  The views are incredible, and the fact that it is man made.  Wow

Hoover Dam, one of the most incredibly breathtaking places I have ever been. The views are incredible, and the fact that it is man made. Wow

Find out more about the history of Hoover Dam, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com

Find out more about the history of Hoover Dam, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com

Hoover Dam Facts

Hoover Dam Facts

US - One of the most amazing places I visited, the Hoover Dam. An awesome experience and great history.

US - One of the most amazing places I visited, the Hoover Dam. An awesome experience and great history.

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