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Title
Strolling 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
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 shows several groups of people walking on the bridge and enjoying the surrounding scenery. A few automobiles can be seen travelling on the bridge.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00035316
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Pasadena-Bridges-Colorado Street Bridge; N-002-713 5x7
CARL0000038539
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/99500
Subject
Bridges--California--Pasadena
Arch bridges--California--Pasadena
Arroyos--California--Los Angeles County
Pedestrians--California--Pasadena
Automobiles--California--Pasadena
Street lighting--California--Pasadena
Dwellings--California--Pasadena
National Historic Civil Engineering Landmarks
Colorado Street Bridge (Pasadena, Calif.)
Arroyo Seco (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Pasadena (Calif.)

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