Ambassador Bridge, Windsor, Canada To Detroit, U.S.A.

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Ambassador Bridge, Windsor, Canada To Detroit, U.S.A.
Publisher: Chaffee And Co., Inc.
Date: 1955
Type(s): Postcard
Language: English
Identifier(s): K-5211
Source: Mike Skreptak Collection; Black Binder 4
Notes: c. 1955; "The Ambassador Bridge is the longest suspension bridge in the world and connects Detroit, Mich. and Windsor, Canada. Its dimensions are: length of main span 1,850 feet, total length 2 miles. The height over the river is 152 feet." View of the Ambassador Bridge is from the American side of Detroit River, west of the bridge. The larger boat on the right is the J.W. Westcott II which delivers mail to passing ships (mainly freighters); its base is in Detroit.
Subject(s): Ambassador Bridge (Windsor Detroit)
Detroit River
Westcott, J. W., II (Ship)
United States Postal Service
Place(s): Detroit (Michigan)
Windsor (Ontario)
Rights: Public Domain
Repository: University of Windsor. Leddy Library
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