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Calvin Coolidge Memorial Bridge

Calvin Coolidge Memorial Bridge Northampton Massachusetts
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Stock #: 35521
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: Northampton
State: Massachusetts (MA)
County: Hampshire
Publisher: C. W. Hughes & Co.
Postmark: 1946
Stamp: 1C
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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Dedicated October 12, 1939 The Calvin Coolidge Memorial Bridge, which was dedicated on October 12, 1939, is some 1440 feet long, and with a road width of 40 feet, and a 10 foot sidewalk. Cost of the bridge is 11/2 million dollars, and this fine improved structure serves two purposes. It acts as a protection from the numerous Connecticut River floods and a fitting tribute to Northampton's first citizen, Calvin Coolidge.