Search

Categories

Peace Bridge

Peace Bridge Buffalo New York
Original:
Sold

Stock #: 25420
Type: Postcard
Era: White Border
City: Buffalo
State: New York (NY)
County: Erie
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

Purchase Scan Send Print
Additional Details:
Commemorates 100 years of Peace between United States and Canada. It was opened to traffic June 1, 1927, and dedicated by the Prince of Wales and Vice-President Dawes. It makes Buffalo the chief port of entry to Canada from the United States, and is the only vehicular bridge on the Great Lakes from Miagara Falls to Duluth. The bridge is 4,900 feet in length, including approaches, 50 feet in width, and cost $4,500.000 to build.