The Golden Gate Bridge was built to remedy the need to move people and products in and out of San Francisco via ferry due to the city being located on a peninsula in San Francisco ...
Today, some call it the "most spectacular bridge in the world." But a century ago, building the Golden Gate Bridge seemed like an impossible task. Any bridge in this location would have to withstand brutal winds, tide, and fog...
The Bridge was built by 10 different prime contractors and their subcontractors.
These contractors are no longer in business and our agency did not have the ...
The Golden Gate Bridge
, symbol of San Francisco, engineering marvel, subject of many photographs, the result of one man's vision and persistence, spans the entrance to the San Francisco Bay. The Golden Gate Bridge
project was completed in 1937, a prominent date in San ... More »
May 27, 2015 ... On this date in 1937, San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge opened to the public.
Here are a few things you might not have known about the ...
Nov 1, 2013 ... Read CNN Fast Facts about the Golden Gate Bridge, a suspension bridge that
crosses the Golden Gate, a strait that leads to the San Francisco ...
May 25, 2012 ... As San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge celebrates its 75th birthday, explore six
surprising facts about this modern marvel of engineering.
May 27, 2012 ... San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge opened in 1937, connecting San ... despite
the men's eagerness; the bridge was built in the days before ...
It took much more than a clever engineer and a relentless promoter to build the
Golden Gate Bridge. The bridge effort enlisted men by the hundreds to do the ...