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Liberty Memorial Bridge, Bismarck, N.D.
Liberty Memorial Bridge, Bismarck, N.D.
TitleLiberty Memorial Bridge, Bismarck, N.D.
Date of Originalbetween 1930 and 1960
DescriptionA view of the Liberty Memorial Bridge. Many trees are visible along the shore.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectTransportation
Water
Subject (LCTGM)Bridges
Rivers
LocationMissouri River
Bismarck (N.D.)
Liberty Memorial Bridge (N.D.)
Decade1930-1939
1940-1949
1950-1959
Item Number00164-028
Format of OriginalColor postcards
Publisher of OriginalHafstrom Company
Place of PublicationBelfield (N.D.)
Transcription"World War Memorial Bridge"--Printed on front of postcard.
"This beautiful structure spans the big Missouri River on U.S. Highway No. 10, between the cities of Bismarck and Mandan in N. Dak., across the middle of which runs the time meridian between central and mountain time zones"--Printed on back of postcard.
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Title created by staff.
Relation[Is Part Of] Bridges of North Dakota exhibit
Biography/HistoryThe Liberty Memorial Bridge opened in 1922. Each bridge pier has a sloping, reinforced edge facing the flowing current to deflect ice, logs, or other debris that could damage the bridge. The bridge was demolished and replaced in 2008.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionGrace DeLong Postcard Collection 00164
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (00164-028)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDsh00164028
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