Ambassador Bridge, Detroit, Michigan, Windsor, Ontario



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Ambassador Bridge, Detroit, Michigan, Windsor, Ontario
Publisher: Handleman Co.
Date: 1960
Type(s): Postcard
Language: English
Identifier(s): P58565
D26
Source: Mike Skreptak Collection; Gray Box
Notes: c. 1960; Ambassador Bridge connecting Detroit, Michigan and Windsor, Ontario; built between 1927 and 1929, 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 University of Windsor campus can be seen at the top of the postcard on the east (left) side of the bridge. "A 5 lane expressway route connecting all Michigan and Ontario expressways, 1 3/4 miles long including approaches. Bring your camera, park a moment, snap the beautiful view!"; "Canada Welcomes You!; Hello from U.S.A."; aerial view
Subject(s): Ambassador Bridge (Windsor Detroit)
Bridges
Detroit River
Waterfront (Windsor)
Waterfront (Detroit)
University of Windsor
Assumption University (Windsor)
Universities
Place(s): Windsor (Ontario)
Detroit (Michigan)
Rights: Public Domain
Repository: Leddy Library. University of Windsor
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