Building the Hoover DamThe dam was needed both for the generation of hydroelectric power and for the diversion of water to the cities and farms of southern California. One of the engineers on the project later described the challenges the builders faced: "Sheer canyon ...http://www.californiahistory.net/9_pages/building_hoover.htm
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