President Herbert Hoover Contributed Significantly to the Construction of Hoover Dam – Kenny Slaught

Explaining the history of Hoover Dam, Kenny Slaught comments hat the noteworthy structure was finished during the American Great Depression period, during the years between 1931 and 1936, which cost the government $49 million dollars. The dam was called Boulder Dam initially, but was later renamed Hoover Dam as an acknowledgment of the then-President Herbert Hoover, who had played a major role in the founding of this enormous structure. With 221 meters in height, 379 meters in length, and more than 35.000 cubic kilometers of full capacity, the enormous structure could produce more than 4,2 billion kWh2 annually.

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