Bridge construction

Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.02398

Black and white image of construction on the Oak Street Bridge in Vancouver BC.

Riverscape shows crane beside centre reinforced concrete pier with girder panels attached at top; longer approach span in far centre left of image.

Labeled "No 5 PROOF" in lower right corner.

Date: 
August 29, 1956
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.02397

Black and white image of construction on the Oak Street Bridge in Vancouver BC.

Riverscape shows cranes on barges in front of and behind span of bridge sided with girder panels and supported by reinforced concrete piers and pillars.

Labeled "No 6 PROOF" in lower right corner.

Date: 
August 29, 1956
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.02396

Black and white image of construction on the Oak Street Bridge in Vancouver BC.

Landscape shows reinforced concrete pier with flat panel girders attached at top; industrial waterfront in background.

Labeled "No 7 PROOF" in lower right corner.

Date: 
August 29, 1956
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.02392

Two black and white images of construction on the Oak Street Bridge in Vancouver BC.

Riverscape shows plate girders suspended by cranes, being attached to the Oak Street Bridge stretching over the Fraser River.

Labeled "PROOF No 9" in lower right corner.

Date: 
September 12, 1956
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.02391

Two black and white images of construction on the Oak Street Bridge in Vancouver BC.

Riverscape shows north and south span of steel truss bridge awaiting closure of channel span; small motor boat in water under bridge.

Date: 
September 12, 1956
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.02389

Black and white image of construction on the Oak Street Bridge in Vancouver BC.

Riverscape shows underside of steel truss bridge; cranes docked on either side of bridge, hooks suspended with nothing attached.

Labeled "R" in lower left corner and "PROOF" in lower right.

Date: 
September 13, 1956
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.02387

Black and white image of construction on the Oak Street Bridge in Vancouver BC.

Landscape shows two cranes on barges extending over channel span of steel truss bridge; industrial waterfront in background.

Labeled "PROOF R" in lower right corner.

Date: 
September 13, 1956
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.02386

Black and white image of construction on the Oak Street Bridge in Vancouver BC.

Landscape shows crane on barge extending over channel span of steel truss bridge.
Angled side shot of crane on barge underneath truss bridge with metal panels covering pin jointed girders; crane extends over bridge, with girder suspended from second crane to right of barge; shoreline of the Fraser River in background.

Identified as Contract 3400 E, Dominion Bridge Co. Ltd., No. 13.

Labeled "PROOF No 13" in lower right corner.

Date: 
September 13, 1956
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jhsadmin
Object id: 
LF.02029

Black and white image of the course of construction on the Port Mann Bridge. Landscape shows two cranes atop centre arch span of steel tied arch bridge with large log boom floating in foreground.

Date: 
1963
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jhsadmin
Object id: 
LF.02030

Black and white image of the course of construction on the Port Mann Bridge. Landscape shows two cranes atop disconnected segments of centre arch span; shore of the Fraser River in background.

Date: 
1963
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara