Brooklyn and Manhattan Bridges - 1916


The Brooklyn Bridge (center) and Manhattan Bridge (top) over East River in NY, as seen from Manhattan. Brooklyn Bridge was opened to traffic in 1883 and Manhattan Bridge, in 1909.

Photograph: Irving Underhill, ca. 1916 (J216816 U.S. Copyright Office). Source: U.S. Library of Congress.


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Brooklyn and Manhattan Bridges - 1916