Bureau of Reclamation: Hoover Dam
Hoover Dam Visitor Center
Boulder City/ Hoover Dam Museum
PBS: Hoover Dam
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
PBS: Great Depression
Library of Congress
New Deal Network
Grand Canyon Explorer
Lower Colorado River Association
University of Arizona
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Waters, Frank. The Colorado. Athens, Ohio: Swallow Press Books, 1946 (reprinted, 1984).
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Fleck, Richard F. Colorado River Reader. Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 2000.
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Powell, John Wesley. The Exploration of the Colorado River and Its Canyons. New York: Penguin Books, 1987.
Stegner, Wallace. Beyond the Hundredth Meridian: John Wesley Powell and the Second Opening of the West. New York: Penguin Press, 1992.
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Credits: This lesson was written by Debra L. Clark, Kent State University