Brooklyn Bridge By Night

Brooklyn Bridge By Night New York


Stock #: 385842
Type: Postcard
Era: Divided Back
City: New York
State: New York (NY)
Publisher: Raphael Tuck & Sons
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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The Brooklyn Bridge is one of the largest suspension bridges in existence, and one of the wonders of the world. It spans the East River, connecting the boroughs of Manhattan and Brooklyn. The bridge was designed by John A. Roebling, was begun January 2nd, 1870, and opened for traffic May 24th, 1883. Its construction cost $15,000,000; subsequent improvements increased this amount to $21,000,000. The towers are 278 feet above high-water, the channel span 1,595 1/2 feet, the width 85 feet