On this day in 1933, construction starts on what will become one of America's most famous landmarks: the Golden Gate Bridge. When completed in 1937, the ...
Construction Statistics - weight, height, materials, and more. Special District Formed - Golden Gate Bridge and Highway District · Construction Timeline.
May 27, 2012 ... Even at 75 years old, the Golden Gate Bridge remains one of the most ... detailing the step-by-step construction of the bridge, is a reminder that ...
In the early decades of the twentieth century, civil engineering made dramatic advances in the design and construction of long-span bridges. A great bridge ...
Golden Gate Bridge construction photos from 1935.
May 21, 2015 ... A man standing on the first cables during the construction of the Golden Gate Bridge, with the Presidio and San Francisco in the background.
Building Big Databank entry on Golden Gate Bridge. ... During construction, a safety net below the bridge saved the lives of 19 men who became known as the ...