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Minnesota Veterans' Home Complex, Steel Bridge, 5101 Minnehaha Avenue, South, Minneapolis, Hennepin County, MN



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Location
South, Minneapolis, MN

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS MN-74-N
Building/structure dates: 1908 initial construction
Significance: The Minnesota Veterans' Home Steel Bridge was the only structure connecting this peninsula to Minnehaha Park. This Steel Bridge is one of the most significant structures on the site today because of its usages. It has been recently closed to motorists, but is still open to pedestrians. It's linked to the gradual development of reinforced concrete bridges in Minneapolis. It was built in 1908.

Subjects
Steel Arch Bridges
Transportation
Veterans' Benefits


Related Names
Bayne & Hewett
Minnesota Soldiers' Home
Mathiason, Jerry, Photographer


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

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