OPENING OF HOOVER DAM IN 1935 Aerial, ground and interior shots of the opening of Hoover Dam, also known as Boulder Dam, in 1935. Men are shown turning large wheels to open the flood gates, water pours into the reservoir.
BUILDING THE COLORADO RIVER AQUEDUCT- 2 Colorado River Aqueduct builders complete mile after mile of wide canals across the level desert and slice out deep trenches to build huge concrete conduits along rugged slopes.
BUILDING THE COLORADO RIVER AQUEDUCT- 1 The Colorado River Aqueduct builders using machines to excavate millions of tons of sand and rocks, blasting away obstructing hillsides, moving forward in perfect teamwork to place reinforcing bars and working with tons of concrete.
TOP SKI JUMPERS VIE FOR CROWN Anston Samuelsten, Norwegian-born Ski Jumper, gives the crowd of 7,500 something to talk about as he wins the national championships at Fox River Grove near Chicago, Steve Rieschl of Colorado p1aces second among 120 riders of the snow slopes.
1930S AQUEDUCT BOND NEWSPAPER ARTICLE An old newspaper from the 1931 gives news of the aqueduct bond that would make it possible to build a water line from the Colorado River into the Metropolitan cities of Southern California.
Date: 1960s - COLOR Source: Film: 16P Length: 00:00:18:00, No Audio
eFootage is a premier HD, film and video stock footage archive (contemporary and vintage) specializing in news, industrial, and more.
We have over one million additional stock footage clips that we can search upon request.
A premier dv, film and video, digital and hd stock footage archive