Williamsburg Bridge (New York, N.Y.)

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New York; NY; USA. Ref. info. from, ENCYC. OF NEW YORK CITY, Jackson, 1995. Steel suspension bridge spanning the East River on Delancey Street in Williamsburg built in 1903 to relieve the overburdened Brooklyn Bridge. Took 7 yrs. of construction. At the time was the longest and heaviest suspension bridge in the world and 1st made of steel.


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gelatin glass negative
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thumbnail View Looking Down River from Penthouse Apartment on East Riverfront, Manhattan, NY, 1936
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Rosenfeld and Sons
1936-12-22
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thumbnail Hoisting bridge parts for float bridge for B.E.D.T. in Williamsburg
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1896-1903
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gelatin glass negative
Scholfield, Everett Augustus
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glass negative
Levick, Edwin
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negative
SYLVIA, RICHARD PRATT
November 08, 1948
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gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1896-1903
1964.660.768
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thumbnail Hoisting bridge parts for float bridge for B.E.D.T. in Williamsburg
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1896-1903
1964.660.772
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glass negative
Levick, Edwin
Circa 1915
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