Ambassador Bridge, Windsor, Ont.



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Ambassador Bridge, Windsor, Ont.
Publisher: Peerless Specialty Co.
Date: 1931
Type(s): Postcard
Language: English
Identifier(s): 6948
Source: Mike Skreptak Collection; Black Binder 4
Notes: Postmarked 1931; the Ambassador Bridge as viewed from the corner of London Street (now University Avenue) and Vista Court; built between 1927 and 1929, the Ambassador Bridge was the longest suspension bridge in the world at that time, with a central span measuring 1,850 feet and a total length of 2 miles; the bridge measured 152 feet above the Detroit River; the postcard is addressed to Mrs. Lavina Brown.
Subject(s): Ambassador Bridge (Windsor Detroit)
Detroit River
Bridges
Gas Works
Vista Court (Windsor)
University Avenue (Windsor)
London Street (Windsor)
Waterfront (Windsor)
Place(s): Windsor (Ontario)
Detroit (Michigan)
Rights: Public Domain
Repository: University of Windsor. Leddy Library
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