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The San Francisco - Oakland Bay Bridge is the largest bridge in the World. This $77,000,000 steel structure is 8 1/2 miles in length. Six lanes of automobiles traverse its upper deck, three auto truck lanes and two rail lanes occupy the lower level. The main spans are 2,320 feet long and the width of the bridge is 58 feet.

Physical Description

Linen postcard with divided back published by Scenic View Card Co., Nature Tone Views, 632 Mission St., San Francisco, California and printed in the United States.

Condition

Unused

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–California–San Francisco County

Publisher

Scenic View Card Company

Printing Process

Color lithograph

Technique

Artist rendering

Date Issued

1930-1955

Object Type

Postcard

Object Size

14 X 09 cm

Original Collection

San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection

Publisher Series

44

Postcard Collection Number

SanFranciscoCounty-31

Digital Collection

San Diego College for Women Linen Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013

Image File Size

354 KB

Image Format

image/jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\SF-31A

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Golden Gate Bridge (San Francisco, California), San Francisco Bay (California), Bridges, Aerial Views, Business Districts (San Francisco, California), Bays (Bodies of Water)

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