Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI
Ammann. Othmar H
0.3 cu. ft.; 0.008 cu. meters
Staten Island (N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Contains material on the Verrazano Narrows Bridge, erected between Staten Island and Brooklyn, New York, 1959-1964. Includes selected drawings, photographs, and reports; a booklet of perspective views and construction photographs, 1960-1962; negatives, photographs, and sketches by Lili Rethi, 1960-1964; a reprint of an April 1963 article on planning and design of the bridge by Othmar H. Ammann; a groundbreaking program, 1959; a cable spanning program, 1963; a booklet, "Spanning the Narrows," 1964; newspaper and magazine articles; and arterial progress reports, 1962-1964.