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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arch

1850 B.C. An early example of a voussoir arch appears in the Greek Rhodes Footbridge. Corbel arches were found in other parts of ...

www.gatewayarch.com/about/history.aspx

Jefferson National Expansion Memorial (JNEM) was created in 1935, and became part of the National Park Service. Civic leader Luther Ely Smith conceived the ...

www.smithsonianmag.com/history/story-st-louis-gateway-arch-180956624

The Twisted History of the Gateway Arch. With its origins as a memorial to Thomas Jefferson's vision of Western Expansion, the Arch has become a St. Louis ...

www.history.com/this-day-in-history/gateway-arch-completed

On this day in History, Gateway Arch completed on Oct 28, 1965. Learn more about what happened today on History.

www.britannica.com/technology/arch-architecture

arch: In architecture and civil engineering, a curved member that is used to span ... The arch formed the basis for the evolution of the vault.... ... See Article History.

theculturetrip.com/north-america/usa/missouri/articles/a-brief-history-of-the-gateway-arch-in-st-louis

Dec 11, 2016 ... Read on to learn more about the history of St. Louis' most iconic landmark, the Gateway Arch.

study.com/academy/lesson/the-roman-arch-definition-construction-history.html

Sep 22, 2015 ... Explore the history, design, construction, and significance of the Roman arch and test your understanding of ancient Roman culture, ...

www.architectural-review.com/rethink/the-history-of-architecture-in-eleven-arches/8673174.article

Dec 19, 2014 ... The Arch: does any other fragment present a feat of structural engineering with such seemingly effortless grace? The Mesopotamians needed ...

www.interestingamerica.com/2011-04-09_Gateway_Arch_Architecture_by_R_Grigonis_41.html

Apr 9, 2011 ... A detailed, lavishly illustrated history of the Gateway Arch and its Museum, its architecture and the quirky social phenomena that has ...