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Hoover Dam, Nevada Historical Markers

 
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By Dawn Bowen, June 22, 2007
Lake Mead
Nevada (Clark County), Hoover Dam — Dr. Elwood Mead
Near U.S. 93.
Commissioner, Bureau of Reclamation, Department of the Interior, 1924-1936 whose life-time work culminated in construction of the Boulder Canyon project creating Lake Mead, named in his honor. — Map (db m1313) HM
Nevada (Clark County), Hoover Dam — High Scaler
On U.S. 93, on the right when traveling west.
The man depicted on this monument is performing one of the most dangerous yet essential jobs in the construction of the (Boulder) Hoover Dam. Sitting in a bosunís chair, hundreds of feet in the air, his job was to set charges and clear the loose . . . — Map (db m24317) HM
Nevada (Clark County), Hoover Dam — They Died to Make the Desert Bloom
On U.S. 93, on the right when traveling west.
The United States of America will continue to remember that many who toiled here found their final rest while engaged in the building of this dam. The United States of America will continue to remember the services of all who labored to clothe . . . — Map (db m1311) HM
Nevada (Clark County), Hoover Dam — They Laboured that Millions might see a Brighter Day
On Nevada Route 93, on the right when traveling west.
In Memory of our Fellowmen who lost their lives in the construction of this dam. — Map (db m1312) HM

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