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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

One linen postcard with divided back published by Scenic View Card Company, 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 Co.

Printing Process

Chromolithography

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

San Francisco County-30

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

Cop-Darc\Postcards\Linen Postcards\US CA San Francisco\SF-30A

Copyright

This postcard may be protected by copyright law. It is being made available for non-commercial, personal, educational, and research use only. It is the responsibility of the user to locate and obtain permission from the copyright owner(s) or heirs for any other use.

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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