Building The Ambassador Bridge


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Building The Ambassador Bridge
Date: 1928
Type(s): Photograph
Physical Description: b&w; 18x11 cm
Source: Walkerville Times Collection; original from Windsor City Archives
Notes: Reproduction; construction on the Ambassador Bridge 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; view looking northwest from Sandwich Street (now Riverside Drive).
Subject(s): Ambassador Bridge (Windsor Detroit)
Bridges
Detroit River
Construction
McClintic-Marshall Company (Pittsburgh)
Detroit International Bridge Company (Detroit)
Sandwich Street (Windsor)
Gas Works
Waterfront (Windsor)
Place(s): Windsor (Ontario)
Detroit (Michigan)
Rights: Public Domain
Repository: University of Windsor. Leddy Library
Tiff Image: Click to download original TIFF image