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Collection of Bridge Postcards

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A selection of postcards featuring bridges throughout the United States, Canada, China, and Scotland. With 86 postcards in all, the majority display scenes of American bridges. Postcards range from the 1910s to the 1970s and are either photographs or chromolithographs of a particular bridge, with one exception being a dam. All are printed in either black and white or color on linen textured stock or paper, measuring 9 x 14 cm in dimension. While most postcards are blank on the back side, a few possess dated correspondence between individuals with appropriate postage. Publishers vary.

Postcards are arranged alphabetically by geographical location based on the US state names and foreign countries. They are numbered 01-FOR (item number one, foreign); 11-CA (item number eleven, California); 38-LA (item thirty eight, Louisiana)

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Finding aid prepared by Daniella Fedora, Kevin Augustyn and Meghan Briden.
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The processing of this collection was made possible through generous funding from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, administered through the Council on Library and Information Resources' "Cataloging Hidden Special Collections and Archives" Project. Created in 2008, the Cataloging Hidden Special Collections and Archives awards program supports the identification and cataloging of special collections and archives of high scholarly value that are difficult or impossible to locate. It is administered by the Council on Library and Information Resources in Washington, D.C. Award recipients create descriptive information for their hidden collections that will eventually be linked to and interoperable with all other projects funded by this grant program.
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Forth Bridge, Edinburgh, 1910. 1 Photographic Prints.
Box 0026-01-FOR
Scope and Contents

A chromolithograph of the Forth Bridge from the South with train traversing the Firth of Forth on the railway.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Montreal Harbour Bridge, P.Q., 1986-01-01. 1 box, .5 linear feet.
Box 0026-03-FOR
Scope and Contents

Chromolithograph of the Montreal Harbour Bridge spanning the Saint Lawrence River with the south shore of Longueuil, Quebec, Canada in the background; with an ocean liner traveling underneath.

Physical Description

1.0 box, .5 linear feet

Reversing Falls Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada, 1939-01-01. 1 Photographic Prints.
Box 0026-04-FOR
Scope and Contents

Three lithographic images of the Reversing Falls Railway Bridge crossing the Saint John River depicting water currents at low tide, high tide, and slack tide (when tide and river levels are the same); with tugboat and other boats passing nearby

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Stony Creek Bridge, British Columbia, Canada, 1895-01-01. 1 Photographic Prints.
Box 0026-05-FOR
Scope and Contents

View of the Stony Creek Bridge, 296 ft. high, spanning the cities of Revelstoke and Golden; with forest in the background.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Pont de I'lle d'Orleans - Island of Orleans Bridges near Quebec, P.Q., 1935-01-01. 1 Photographic Prints.
Box 0026-06-FOR
Scope and Contents

Chromolithograph of the Island of Orleans Bridge spanning the St. Lawrence River with the I'lle d'Orleans in the background.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Ambassador Bridge, Windsor, Ontario, 1930-01-01. 1 Photographic Prints.
Box 0026-07-FOR
Scope and Contents

View of the Ambassador Bridge that spans the Detroit River, connecting Detroit, Michigan and Windsor, Ontario with a boat passing underneath; View of Tunnel Buses in the Detroit-Windsor Tunnel; View of the Detroit Waterfront from Windsor, Canada. Each are lithographic images.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Peace Bridge, Buffalo, New York, 1930-01-01. 1 Photographic Prints.
Box 0026-08-FOR
Scope and Contents

Chromolithograph of the Peace Bridge spanning the Niagara River between Buffalo, New York and Fort Erie, Ontario with steam boat passing underneath.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Thousand Islands International Bridge, St. Lawrence River, Thousand Islands, 1938-01-01. 1 Photographic Prints.
Box 0026-09-FOR
Scope and Contents

Chromolithograph of the Thousand Islands Bridge over the St. Lawrence River connecting northern New York with southeastern Ontario with sunrise/sunset in the background.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Jade Belt Bridge, China, 1930-01-01. 1 Photographic Prints.
Box 0026-10-FOR
Scope and Contents

View of the Jade Belt Bridge, a 18th century pedestrian Moon bridge, located on the grounds of the Summer Palace in Beijing, China that was built to accommodate the passage of the dragon boat of the Qianlong Emperor. The ornate bridge railings made of marble and other white stone are decorated with carvings of cranes and other animals.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Golden Gate Bridge, California, 1940?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-11-CA
Scope and Contents

View of the massive towers of the Golden Gate Bridge that rises 746 ft. above the water connecting the city of San Francisco to Martin County across the Golden Gate strait, three-mile-long channel between San Francisco Bay and the Pacific Ocean.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Golden Gate Bridge-San Francisco, 1937. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-12-CA
Scope and Contents

View of the Golden Gate Bridge connecting San Francisco to Marin County with the Marin Hills in the background.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco, California, 1950?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-13-CA
Scope and Contents

View of the Golden Gate Bridge from the water's edge on the San Francisco side of historic Golden Gate with the Marin Hills in the background; On the front, general facts regarding the Golden Gate Bridge are included.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco, California, 1960?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-15-CA
Scope and Contents

A forward facing view of the Golden Gate Bridge's arches which spans between Marin County and San Francisco with cars traveling across; Marin Hills is pictured in the background.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

The World's longest single span, 4,200 feet between towers, Golden Gate Bridge, 1949. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-16-CA
Scope and Contents

View of the Golden Gate Bridge connecting San Francisco to Marin County across the Golden Gate Strait, a three-mile-long channel between San Francisco Bay and the Pacific Ocean; Postcard includes correspondence from Mildred Straka to Mrs. Stewart of Tennessee.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco, California, 1960?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-17a/b-CA
Scope and Contents

View of the Golden Gate Bridge joining San Francisco with Marin County and the Redwood Empire; with two houses in the foreground and the Marin Hills in the background.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Fog over San Francisco, 1960?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-18-CA
Scope and Contents

View of the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco covered by a shroud of fog with the city bathed in sunlight in the background; The San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge can be seen arching to the left of Telegraph Hill in the background.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco, California, 1960?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-19-CA
Scope and Contents

A close-up forward facing view of the Golden Gate Bridge's arches which spans between Marin County and San Francisco with cars traveling across; Marin Hills pictured in the background.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Golden Gate International Exposition-San Francisco, 1938. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-20-CA
Scope and Contents

A drawing of the Golden Gate Bridge spanning the entrance to the San Francisco Bay; overlooks Treasure Island in background. In the right background, the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge. In the left background, Alcatraz Island.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Famed Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco, 1955?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-21-CA
Scope and Contents

A view of the Golden Gate Bridge, the longest single span suspension-type bridge at the time. Looking north here from San Francisco is the mountainous coast and its highway to Muir Woods National Monument of redwoods. This view was taken on opening day of the yachting season.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, California, 1960?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-22-CA
Scope and Contents

View of San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge on a clear blue day. In the background is the city of San Francisco.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge Looking Toward San Francisco, California, 1936?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-23-CA
Scope and Contents

View of San Francisco–Oakland Bay Bridge connecting the San Francisco Bay Metropolitan Area to Marin County with a structure 58 ft. wide, double deck, and eight and a half miles long over navigable water. Automobiles can be seen traveling across the roadway in both directions.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge at Twilight, 1945?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-24-CA
Scope and Contents

View of San Francisco Bay showing the bridge with traffic running across it. In the background is the city of San Francisco and a boat in the bay.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Carquinez Bridge Near Vallejo, California, 1960?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-25-CA
Scope and Contents

View of the "Two Bridges" of the Carquinez Bridge that spans the Carquinez Strait side by side across the northern tip of San Francisco Bay. On the back, it is noted that this is the path taken to travel between Vallejo and San Francisco.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

North Fork American River-Auburn and Coloma Bridge, 1930?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-26-CA
Scope and Contents

View of the Auburn and Coloma Bridge, a vehicular wire frame bridge, on the North Fork American River in California.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Suspension Bridge Over the Royal Gorge, 1945?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-27-CO
Scope and Contents

A view of the Royal Gorge Bridge (1053 ft. high), the highest bridge in the United States, spanning the Royal Gorge above the Arkansas River in Canon City, Colorado; with a mountain range in the background.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Suspension Bridge over the Royal Gorge, Canon City, Colorado, 1950?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-28-CO
Scope and Contents

A Chromolithograph of the steel suspension bridge over the Royal Gorge, renowned as the "World's Highest Bridge over one of the World's Most Stupendous Chasms," with mountain range in the background.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Suspension Bridge Over The Royal Gorge, Colo., 1945?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-29-CO
Scope and Contents

A view of the Royal Gorge Bridge, the highest bridge in the United States, spanning the Royal Gorge above the Arkansas River in Canon City, Colorado; with a mountain range in the background and tree and rocks in the foreground.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Suspension Bridge over Royal Gorge, 1945?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-30-CO
Scope and Contents

A view of the suspension bridge over the Royal Gorge spanning the Arkansas River near Canon City, Colorado. In addition, the hanging bridge at the bottom of the gorge can be seen.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Delaware Memorial Bridge, 1965. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-31-DE
Scope and Contents

A view of the Delaware Memorial Bridge from the East Tower looking toward Delaware, connecting New Jersey and Delaware across the Delaware River with the city of New Castle in the background. Automobiles can be seen traveling across the roadway.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Sunshine Skyway, Longest Continuous Structure over Water in the World St. Petersburg, Florida, 1955?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Frame 0026-01-32-FL
Scope and Contents

A chromolithograph of the Sunshine Skyway spanning Hilsborough County waters with a boat underneath.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

P.C. 22:-Hathaway Bridge Over West St. Andrews Bay, Panama City, Fla., 1930?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-33-FL
Scope and Contents

Chromolithograph of Andrews Bay, Panama City, Fla., showing Hathaway Bridge over the water with a sunrise/sunset and boat in the background.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

$3,100,000.00 Highway Bridge Across Mississippi River at Cairo, Ill., 1940. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-34-IL
Scope and Contents

A chromolithograph of the Cairo Mississippi River Bridge, which connects Illinois and Missouri across the Mississippi River. Two rafts can be seen on the shore in the foreground

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

George Rogers Clark Memorial Bridge, Ohio River, between Louisville, Ky., and Jeffersonville, Ind., 1935?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-35-KY
Scope and Contents

Chromolithograph of the George Rogers Clark Memorial Bridge that links Kentucky and Indiana across the Ohio River depicting a ferry and another boat passing underneath. In the background, another bridge can be seen spanning the Ohio River. In the foreground, train cars are lined up next to a railroad track.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

The Huey P. Long Bridge, New Orleans, La. Connecting New Orleans, La. with the Great West, 1940?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-36-LA
Scope and Contents

A chromolithograph of the Huey P. Long Bridge in Jackson Parish, Louisiana spanning the Mississippi River.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

The Huey P. Long Bridge, New Orleans, La. Connecting New Orleans, La. with the Great West and First Train to Cross the Bridge, 1940?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-37-LA
Scope and Contents

A chromolithograph of the Huey P. Long Bridge in Jackson Parish, Louisiana spanning the Mississippi River depicting a train traveling across the bridge. A boat can be seen passing underneath.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

"The Mystic River Bridge" Connecting Boston, Mass. with Northern New England, 1945?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-39a/b-MA
Scope and Contents

A chromolithograph of the New Mystic River Bridge connecting Boston, Massachusetts with Northern New England viewed from Bunker Hill Monument.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Ambassador Bridge, Windsor, Canada to Detroit, U.S.A., 1935?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-40-MI
Scope and Contents

View from the Canadian side of the Ambassador Bridge looking at Detroit, Michigan; with cargo boats in the Detroit River. Lithographic image.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

The Ambassador Bridge, The World's Longest International Suspension Bridge, 1930. 1 Photographic Prints.
Box 0026-01-41-MI
Scope and Contents

View of the Ambassador Bridge spanning the Detroit River and connecting Windsor, Ontario with Detroit, Michigan. Cargo boats can be seen passing underneath.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Ambassador Bridge, 1950?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Box 0026-01-42-MI
Scope and Contents

A bird's-eye view of the Ambassador Bridge connecting Detroit, Michigan and Windsor, Ontario across the Detroit River with a cargo boat passing underneath. Windsor can be seen in the foreground and Detroit in the background.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

The Ambassador Bridge, The World's Longest International Suspension Bridge, 1930. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-43-MI
Scope and Contents

View of the Ambassador Bridge spanning the Detroit River and connecting Windsor, Ontario with Detroit, Michigan. Cargo boats can be seen passing underneath.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

The Mackinac Bridge, 1970?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-44-MI
Scope and Contents

A bird’s-eye view of the Mackinac Bridge connecting Mackinaw City and St. Ignace, Michigan across the Straits of Mackinac. Thousands of people of all ages are seen here enjoying the special annual Labor Day Walk across the 5 mile bridge. It is the only day walking is allowed on the bridge.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

State of Michigan, Mackinac Bridge, 1962. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-45-MI
Scope and Contents

View of the Mackinac Bridge that spans the Straits of Mackinac and connects Michigan's two great peninsulas at Mackinac City and St. Ignace with crashing waves in the foreground. A map of Michigan and the Great Lakes is pictured on the front.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Mackinac Straits Bridge, 1956?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-46-MI
Scope and Contents

Drawing of the Mackinac Bridge spanning the Straits of Mackinac to connect the Upper and Lower peninsula of Michigan depicting a few boats passing underneath. A map of Michigan, the Great Lakes, and the surrounding area is pictured on the front.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

The Mackinac Bridge, "World's Greatest Bridge--Crossing Straits of Mackinac", 1960?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-47-MI
Scope and Contents

A bird’s-eye view of the Mackinac Bridge connecting Mackinaw City and St. Ignace, Michigan across the Straits of Mackinac. A cargo ship can be seen passing underneath the bridge as well as cars traveling on the roadway.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Spiral Bridge, Hastings, Minnesota, 1930?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-48-MN
Scope and Contents

Chromolithograph of the Spiral Bridge in Hastings, Minnesota spanning the Mississippi River.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

General Douglas Macarthur Bridge, Mississippi River at St. Louis, Missouri, 1930?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-49-MO
Scope and Contents

A chromolithograph of the General Douglas Macarthur Bridge over the Mississippi River connecting St. Louis, Missouri and East St. Louis, Illinois. This bridge served as a thoroughfare for automobile and railroad traffic.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

General Douglas Macarthur Bridge over the Mississippi, St. Louis, Mo., 1930?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-50-MO
Scope and Contents

A chromolithograph of the General Douglas Macarthur Bridge over the Mississippi River connecting St. Louis, Missouri and East St. Louis, Illinois. This bridge served as a thoroughfare for automobile and railroad traffic and was the largest double span steel bridge in the world at the time. Automobiles can be seen traveling across the bridge in both directions while a boat passes underneath.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Eads Bridge Showing the Skyline of St. Louis, Missouri, 1930?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-51-MO
Scope and Contents

View from underneath the Eads Bridge spanning the Mississippi River with the St. Louis Skyline in the background. Lithographic image.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Mississippi-Arkansas Bridge, Clarksdale, Mississippi, 1970?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-52-MS
Scope and Contents

View of the Mississippi-Arkansas Bridge that spans the Mighty Mississippi and connects Coahoma County and Helena, Arkansas. Many barges which daily ply the waters of the Mississippi River can be seen traveling underneath the bridge.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

The Deep Water Bridge on the French Broad River, In the Land of the Sky, 1940?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-53-NC
Scope and Contents

View of the Deep River Bridge for railway traffic on the French Broad River in Madison County, North Carolina. Lithographic image.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Homeward Bound From the Afternoon Sail. Wildwood-By-The-Sea, N.J., 1951. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-54-NJ
Scope and Contents

Chromolithograph of the George Redding Bridge, a bascule type drawbridge, that crosses the Grassy Sound. It is opened to allow passage to a large sailboat with many passengers.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Bear Mountain Hudson River Bridge, N.Y., 1933. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-55-NY
Scope and Contents

View of the Bear Mountain Hudson River Bridge from Anthony's Nose Mountain, looking west with automobiles traveling across. This bridge connects Rockland and Westchester counties across the Hudson River. In the background, a train travels perpendicular to the bridge and there is another smaller white bridge in the background. The postcard is addressed to a Miss Vera Garman of Ephrata, PA from Esther and contains a one cent U.S. Postage stamp. Lithographic image.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Bear Mountain Hudson River Bridge, Eastern Approach, N.Y., 1930?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-56-NY
Scope and Contents

View of the bridge from the Bear Mountain Bridge Road over the Hudson River from the eastern approach. Railroad tracks can be seen in the background and cars traveling along Peekskill Bear Mountain Bridge Road near the Manito Mountains can be seen in the foreground. Lithographic image.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Bear Mountain Hudson River Bridge, 1945?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-57-NY
Scope and Contents

View of the Bear Mountain Hudson River Bridge From U.S. Route 9W over the Hudson River in Peekskill, New York. A train car traveling across the railroad tracks over the water can be seen in the foreground. Lithographic image.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Blackwell's Island Bridge, New York, 1911. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-58-NY
Scope and Contents

View of Blackwell's Island or Queens Borough Bridge across the East River, linking the boroughs of Queens and Manhattan. The postcard is address to Mrs. David Gillhardt of Reading, PA from Mary and contains a one cent U.S. Postage stamp. Postcard is a chromolithograph.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

The Promenade on Brooklyn Bridge, New York, 1935?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-59-NY
Scope and Contents

A forward-facing view of the Brooklyn Bridge's towers with pedestrians walking across. The bridge spans the East River, connecting the boroughs of Manhattan and Brooklyn.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Brooklyn Bridge and New York Skyline, 1928. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-60-NY
Scope and Contents

View of the Brooklyn Bridge over the East River and the New York Skyline from Brooklyn Heights. This postcard is addressed to Betty S. Bryson of Washington, PA and contains a two cent U.S. Postage stamp. Lithographic image.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Brooklyn Bridge, New York, 1935?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-61-NY
Scope and Contents

View of the Brooklyn Bridge connecting the boroughs of Manhattan and Brooklyn by spanning the East River. Boats can be seen passing underneath the bridge. Lithographic image.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

The George Washington Bridge, New York City, 1935?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-62-NY
Scope and Contents

A chromolithograph of the George Washington Bridge joining Fort Lee, New Jersey and West 178th Street, in upper Manhattan across the Hudson River.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

George Washington Bridge, New York, 1950?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-63-NY
Scope and Contents

View of the George Washington Bridge from the New York side with the Little Red Lighthouse in the foreground. The bridge spans the Hudson River, connecting Fort Lee, New Jersey with Manhattan

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

George Washington Bridge and Hudson River, New York City, 1935?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-64-NY
Scope and Contents

A chromolithograph of the George Washington Bridge joining Fort Lee, New Jersey and West 178th Street, in upper Manhattan across the Hudson River. A beautiful sunset/sunrise can be seen in the background.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

George Washington Bridge Between New York City and Fort Lee, N.J., 1930?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-65-NY
Scope and Contents

A lithograph of the George Washington Bridge spanning the Hudson River with foliage in the foreground and a sunset in the background.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

The New Manhattan Bridge, New York, 1911. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-66-NY
Scope and Contents

A chromolithograph of the Manhattan Bridge connecting Brooklyn and Manhattan over the East River with boats passing underneath. This postcard is addressed to Mr. and Mrs. Schirdal of Sunbury, PA and contains a one cent U.S. Postage stamp.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Peace Bridge Crossing Niagara River Between Buffalo, N.Y. and Fort Erie, Ontario, 1945?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-67-NY
Scope and Contents

View of the Peace Bridge from the U.S. entrance crossing the Niagara River between Buffalo, New York and Fort Erie, Ontario. Lithographic image.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Queensboro Bridge, New York, 1930?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-68-NY
Scope and Contents

View of the Queensboro Bridge connecting the boroughs of Manhattan and Queens across the East River. Boats are docked in the foreground. Lithographic image.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Rip Van Winkle Bridge, N.Y, 1940?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-69-NY
Scope and Contents

View of the Rip Van Winkle Bridge connecting Catskill, New York and Hudson, New York across the Hudson River with sunset/sunrise in the background. Lithographic image.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

American Span, Thousand Islands International Bridge, Thousand Islands, N.Y., 1945?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-70a/b-NY
Scope and Contents

View of the Thousand Islands International Bridge joining northern New York and southeastern Ontario across the Saint Lawrence River. A tree is in the foreground and a cargo ship is passing underneath the bridge. Lithographic image.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Thousand Islands International Bridge Crossing St. Lawrence River, 1940?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-71a/b-NY
Scope and Contents

Thousand Islands International Bridge Crossing St. Lawrence River A birds-eye view of the Thousand Islands International Bridge on the American span connecting Canada and New York across the St. Lawrence River. Lithographic image.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Williamsburg Bridge, New-York, 1930?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-72-NY
Scope and Contents

A chromolithograph of the Williamsburg Bridge linking Manhattan and Brooklyn across the East River with a sunset in the background.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Famous Y Bridge from the Air, Zanesville, Ohio, 1940. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-73-OH
Scope and Contents

View of the Y-Bridge, a three way bridge that spans the confluence of the Licking and Muskingum Rivers in downtown Zanesville, Ohio, with automobiles traveling across. A portion of Zane's Landing Park can be seen in the lower left and a railway bridge can be seen on the right side. Lithographic image.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Suspension Bridge, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1940?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-74-OH
Scope and Contents

View of the Suspension Bridge over the Ohio River between Covington, Kentucky and Cincinnati, Ohio with city in the background. Postcard has yellow border.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Suspension Bridge, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1945?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-75-OH
Scope and Contents

View of the Suspension Bridge over the Ohio River between Covington, Kentucky and Cincinnati, Ohio with city in the background. Postcard has white background.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Mt. Hood, Oregon and I52 Interstate Bridge, Hood River-White Salmon, 1925?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-76-OR
Scope and Contents

View of the narrow Hood River-White Salmon Interstate Bridge spanning the Columbia River between Hood River, Oregon and White Salmon, Washington with Mt. Hood in the background.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Columbia River Longview Bridge, Junction Lower Columbia River Highway, Oregon, 1930?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-77-OR
Scope and Contents

View of the bridge spanning Oregon and Washington over the Columbia River with boat passing under and houses in the foreground. Lithographic image.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Delaware River Bridge Connecting Philadelphia, PA. and Camden, N.J., 1933. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-78-PA
Scope and Contents

A forward-facing view of the Delaware River Bridge spanning the Delaware River between Camden, New Jersey and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with sunrise/sunset in the background and automobiles traveling across the vehicular roadway. Lithographic image.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Safe Harbor Water Power Corp. Power Plant and Dam, near York, Pa., 1953. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-79-PA
Scope and Contents

View of the Safe Harbor Dam on the lower Susquehanna River near York, Pennsylvania with pedestrians traveling across. Lithographic image.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Bridges Across Mississippi River, Memphis, Tenn., 1960?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-80-TN
Scope and Contents

View of the Frisco Railway Bridge (right), Harahan Bridge (center), and Tennessee-Arkansas Bridge (left) spanning the Mississippi River between Arkansas and Tennessee.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

New Pecos River High Bridge on Southern Pacific Lines between Del Rio and Langtry, Texas, 1945?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-81-TX
Scope and Contents

A view of the Pecos River High Bridge spanning the Pecos River gorge with a train traveling across the tracks. Lithographic image.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

Bridge over West River, Brattleboro, Vermont, 1970?. 1 Photographic Prints.
Item 0026-01-82-VT
Scope and Contents

View of the bridge spanning the West River in Brattleboro, Vermont with trees burnished with autumn leaves in the background.

Physical Description

1.0 Photographic Prints

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