Bird's Eye View Of Delaware River Bridge

Bird's Eye View Of Delaware River Bridge Camden New Jersey

Stock #: 32150
Type: Postcard
Era: White Border
City: Camden
State: New Jersey (NJ)
County: Camden
Publisher: Union News Co.
Postmark: 1927
Stamp: 2C
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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The largest Suspension Bridge under construction in the world, connecting Philadelphia, Pa., and Camden, N. J., with a single span of 1750 feet long center to center of Main Piers, with a clearance above High Water of 135 feet over a width of 800 feet in center of span. The Main Structure is to be of a 2 cable suspension type, carrying a roadway for 6 lines of vehicles, 2 lines of surface cars, 2 lines for rapid transit and 2 ten foot sidewalks above the roadway. The estimated coast to be above $29,000,000 and to be completed in 1926 in time for the Sesqui Centennial to be hold in Philadelphia during that year.
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