Title: 
Ambassador Bridge Construction: Cable Strands Attached To Anchorage
Year: 
1929
Type(s): 
Photograph
Physical Description: 
b&w; 13x20 cm
Identifier(s): 
Acc. No. 13-012, Box 11, 3511 PP
Source: 
Walkerville Times Collection
Notes: 
"U.S. anchorage under construction, September 9, 1929. Cable strands had been attached to the eyebars on September 7, 1929" (Ambassador Bridge / Philip Masson, page 102); construction on the Ambassador Bridge across the Detroit River officially began on May 7th, 1927; it was built by the McClintic-Marshall Company (Pittsburgh) for the Detroit International Bridge Company; it opened to traffic on November 15th, 1929
Subject(s): 
Ambassador Bridge (Windsor Detroit)
Bridges
McClintic-Marshall Company (Pittsburgh)
Detroit international Bridge Company (Detroit)
Construction
Detroit River
Place(s): 
Detroit (Michigan)
Windsor (Ontario)
Rights: 
Public Domain
Repository: 
University of Windsor. Leddy Library
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