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Title
Colorado Street Bridge, Pasadena
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
[ca. 1920]
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
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.
View of the Colorado Street Bridge, also known as the Suicide Bridge, in Pasadena.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00035332
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Pasadena-Bridges-Colorado Street Bridge; A-012-261 4x5
CARL0000038552
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/99501
Subject
Arch bridges--California--Pasadena
Bridges--California--Pasadena
National Historic Civil Engineering Landmarks
Waddell, J. A. L.(John Alexander Low),1854-1938
Pasadena (Calif.)
Arroyo Seco (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Colorado Street Bridge (Pasadena, Calif.)

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