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AMERICAN EXPERIENCE

Hoover Dam

  • Aired: 11/09/2009
  • 52:25
  • Expires: 11/10/2012
  • Rating: TV-PG
Hoover Dam's electrical output helped build the ships and planes used in World War II; its water grew fruits and vegetables in California. It tamed a wild river and, for a time, renewed faith in American ingenuity and technology.
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