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Gillies' Coffee - Brooklyn Bridge

Gillies' Coffee - Brooklyn Bridge New York City Advertising
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Stock #: 179846
Type: Postcard
Era: Divided Back
City: New York City
State: New York (NY)
County: New York
Publisher: Edwin J. Gillies & Co.
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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Brooklyn Bridge was commenced in 1870 and required thirteen years for its completion. The original cost was $15,000,000, since increased to $21,000,000. The total length of the bridge and approaches is 6,500 feet and the distance between the piers is 1,600 feet.