The Huey P. Long Bridge

The Huey P. Long Bridge New Orleans Louisiana


Stock #: 23306
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: New Orleans
State: Louisiana (LA)
County: Orleans
Publisher: Curt Teich & Co.
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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Connecting New Orleans with the Great West. The Huey P. Long Bridge at New Orleans, La. Over the Mississippi River. Erected at a cost of $13,000,000. The total length from railroad approach to end is four and one-half miles. The channel span over the navigation channel of the river is 790 feet. The longest free bridge in America and one of to-day's greatest engineering feats. Two auto-roadways one on each side which are 18 feet wide. Time in erecting about 3 years. New Orleans- America's Most Interesting City.
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