• Creator
  • Unknown
  • Created Date
  • 1959
  • Description
  • In the summer of 1959, tugboats and barges hauled bridge spans for the original Hood Canal Floating Bridge from Seattle around the Kitsap Peninsula to the bridge construction site. The completion of the bridge in 1961 greatly shortened the time it took for people and goods to travel between Seattle and the western part of Washington State.This July 1959 photo shows a barge load of bridge span sections arriving at the Hood Canal Floating Bridge... more
    In the summer of 1959, tugboats and barges hauled bridge spans for the original Hood Canal Floating Bridge from Seattle around the Kitsap Peninsula to the bridge construction site. The completion of the bridge in 1961 greatly shortened the time it took for people and goods to travel between Seattle and the western part of Washington State.This July 1959 photo shows a barge load of bridge span sections arriving at the Hood Canal Floating Bridge site. less
  • Format
  • image
    photograph
    Scanned from original negative using Epson Expression 10000XL as 4350 pixel TIFF image in 16-bit grayscale, resized to 700 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop CS4, JPEG quality measurement 4
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