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Hoover Dam in Clark County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

They Laboured that Millions might see a Brighter Day

 
 
They Laboured that Millions might see a Brighter Day. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dawn Bowen, June 22, 2007
1. They Laboured that Millions might see a Brighter Day. Marker
Inscription. In Memory of our Fellowmen who lost their lives in the construction of this dam.
 
Erected 1935 by The Boulder City Central Labor Council.
 
Location. 36° 0.998′ N, 114° 44.339′ W. Marker is in Hoover Dam, Nevada, in Clark County. Marker is on Nevada Route 93, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Boulder City NV 89005, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. They Died to Make the Desert Bloom (here, next to this marker); Dr. Elwood Mead (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Dr. Elwood Mead (here, next to this marker); Hoover Dam and Lake Mead (here, next to this marker); Civil Engineering Monument of the Millennium (here, next to this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Hoover Dam.
 
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Hoover Dam image. Click for full size.
By Dawn Bowen, June 22, 2007
2. Hoover Dam
They Laboured that Millions might see a Brighter Day Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, November 26, 2010
3. They Laboured that Millions might see a Brighter Day Marker
Series of Markers image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, November 26, 2010
4. Series of Markers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,942 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia.   3, 4. submitted on , by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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