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Queensboro Bridge And Blackwell's Island

Queensboro Bridge And Blackwell's Island New York City
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Stock #: 34031
Type: Postcard
Era: Divided Back
City: New York City
State: New York (NY)
County: New York
Publisher: The American Art Publishing Co.
Postmark: 1916
PM City: New York
PM State: NY
Stamp: 1C
Size: 3.25" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)
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Blackwell's Island Bridge, over the East River from East 59th Street and 2nd Avenue, Manhattan, to Jane and Academy Streets. Long Island City great cantilever structure costing with approaches $25,000,000 rests on six masonry piers; 7,636 feet long, west span. 1,182 feet; clear height over channels, 135 feet, height of Island towers, 324 feet, width 86 feet; two decks with 53 foot road.