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Title
Construction on the Colorado Street Bridge
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
View of the Colorado Street Bridge under construction. A crane at the bottom of the wash extends it's projecting arm high above the bridge.; The Colorado Street Bridge was designed and built in 1913 by the Kansas City (MO)-based firm of J.A.L. Waddell. With a span of 1,486 feet and known for its distinctive Beaux Arts arches, lights, and railings, the bridge is on the National Register of Historic Places and has been designated a National Historic Civil Engineering Landmark by the American Society of Civil Engineers.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00035318
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Pasadena-Bridges-Colorado Street Bridge.
CARL0000038540
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/95428
Subject
Bridges--California--Pasadena
Arch bridges--California--Pasadena
Bridges--Design and construction
National Historic Civil Engineering Landmarks
Waddell, J. A. L.(John Alexander Low),1854-1938
Colorado Street Bridge (Pasadena, Calif.)
Pasadena (Calif.)

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