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Bridges of the Upper Tombigbee River Valley, Tombigbee Valley, Lowndes County, MS



B&W Photos

HB739307
Ironwood Bluffs Bridge Tombigbee R

HB739308
Ironwood Bluffs Bridge Mississippi, Itawamba Co

HB739309
Ironwood Bluffs Bridge Mississippi, Itawamba Co

HB739310
Ironwood Bluffs Bridge Mississippi, Itawamba Co

HB739311
Ironwood Bluffs Bridge Mississippi, Itawamba Co

HB739312
Old Amory-bigbee Bridge Tombigbee R

HB739313
Old Amory-bigbee Bridge Mississippi, Monroe Co., Amory Ms

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Old Amory-bigbee Bridge Mississippi, Monroe Co., Amory Ms

HB739315
Railroad Bridge Tombigbee R

HB739316
Railroad Bridge Mississippi, Monroe Co., Amory One-half Mile S Of Ms

HB739317
Railroad Bridge Mississippi, Monroe Co., Amory One-half Mi

HB739318
Railroad Bridge Mississippi, Monroe Co., Aberdeen Reach By Foot From E End Of Vine St

HB739319
Railroad Bridge Mississippi, Monroe Co., Aberdeen 1.5 Mi

HB739320
Railroad Bridge Mississippi, Monroe Co., Aberdeen Reach By Foot From E End Of Vine St

HB739321
Old Road Bridge Mississippi, Monroe Co., Aberdeen (east Aberdeen) One Mile E Of Aberdeen, 1000 Ft

HB739322
Railroad Bridge Mississippi, Clay Co., Waverly 1.5 Mi

HB739323
Railroad Bridge Mississippi, Clay Co., Waverly 1.5 Mi

HB739324
Blueprint, Rr Bridge Tombigbee R

HB739325
Blueprint, Rr Bridge Mississippi, Clay Co., Waverly 1.5 Mi

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Blueprint, Rr Bridge Mississippi, Clay Co., Waverly L.% Mi

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Railroad, Rr

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Railroad, Rr Bridge Mississippi, Clay Co., Waverly 1.5 Mi

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Railroad, Rr Bridge Mississippi, Clay Co., Waverly 1.5 Mi

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Railroad, Rr Bridge Mississippi, Clay Co., Waverly 1.5 Mi

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Railroad, Rr Bridge Mississippi, Clay Co., Waverly 1.5 Mi

HB739332
Railroad, Rr Bridge Mississippi, Clay Co., Waverly 1.5 Mi

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Railroad, Rr

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Railroad, Rr

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Railroad, Rr Bridge Mississippi, Clay Co., Waverly 1.5

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Railroad, Rr Bridge Mississippi, Clay Co., Waverly 1.5 Mi

HB739337
Railroad, Rr Bridge Mississippi, Clay Co., Waverly 1.5 Mi

HB739338
Bridge, Construction Tombigbee R

HB739339
Bridge, Construction Mississippi, Lowndes Co

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Bridge, Construction Mississippi, Lowndes Co

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Bridge, Construction Mississippi, Lowndes Co

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Mississippi, Lowndes Co

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Mississippi, Lowndes Co

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Mississippi, Lowndes Co

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Mississippi, Lowndes Co

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Mississippi, Lowndes Co

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Mississippi, Lowndes Co

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Mississippi, Lowndes Co

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Mississippi, Lowndes Co

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Mississippi, Lowndes Co

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Mississippi, Lowndes Co

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Mississippi, Lowndes Co

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Mississippi, Lowndes Co

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Mississippi, Lowndes Co

HB739355
Mississippi, Lowndes Co

HB739356
Mississippi, Lowndes Co

HB739357
Mississippi, Lowndes Co

HB739358
Mississippi, Noxubee Co

HB739359
Mississippi, Noxubee Co

HB739360
Mississippi, Noxubee Co

HB739361
Mississippi, Noxubee Co

HB739362
Mississippi, Noxubee Co

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Mississippi, Noxubee Co

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Mississippi, Noxubee Co

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Mississippi, Noxubee Co

HB739366
Mississippi, Noxubee Co

HB739367
Mississippi, Noxubee Co

HB739368
Mississippi, Noxubee Co

HB739369
Mississippi, Lowndes Co

HB739370
Mississippi, Lowndes Co

HB739371
Mississippi, Lowndes Co

HB739372
Mississippi, Clay Co

HB739373
Mississippi, Clay Co., Tibbee Road Bridge On Old Columbus-west Point Rd., Just N Of Tibbee Aerial View From E Side Of Truss Bridge

HB739374
Mississippi, Lowndes Co

HB739375
Mississippi, Lowndes Co

HB739376
Mississippi, Lowndes Co., Northwest Corner Map Of Lowndes County, 1931 Detail Of Road Of Lowndes County, Mississippi, 1931 By C

HB739377
Mississippi, Lowndes Co

HB739378
Mississippi, Monroe Co

HB739379
Mississippi, Monroe Co

HB739380
Mississippi, Noxubee Co., Macon Mahorner' S Bridge E On Ms

HB739381
Mississippi, Monroe County, Armory Cotton Gin Port Bridge Dirt Road Sw From Amory To River Cotton Gin Port Road Bridge


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Item Title


Location
Tombigbee Valley vicinity, MS

Find maps of Tombigbee Valley, MS


Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER MS-11
Significance: The Mississippi River and the fifteen road and six railroad bridges that cross it are part of a regional transportation net the developed between 1800 and World War II. The story of bridges in the Upper Tombigbee river valley is part of the story of the changing relationships between the river, the railroads, and the highways in NE Mississippi. The first settlers of European stock reached the area when Robert Fulton and others were perfecting the steamboat. During the 19th century, the river was variously and simultaneously the principal avenue of transportation and its chief obstacle. The ante-bellum riverboats carried the bulk of commerce; landings spotted the riverbank, and some became villages only because bad roads and river crossings made the towns inconvenient. The railroads were first conceived of as feeders to the river; in the end they entirely supplanted it. The highway bridges linked the towns with their hinterlands and made the railheads as convenient as the riverbanks. By the time Henry Ford had sent the automobile swarming across the continent, the Tombigbee was irrelevant as thoroughfare or obstacle.

Subjects
Bridges


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. IRONWOOD BLUFFS BRIDGE Tombigbee R. MISSISSIPPI, ITAWAMBA CO. One mile W of Ms. 25 on dirt road 2.5 mi. N of Bull Mtn. Cr. Detail of upper panel point, showing components of members. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. September 1978.
2. IRONWOOD BLUFFS BRIDGE MISSISSIPPI, ITAWAMBA CO. One mile W of Ms. 25 on dirt road 2.5 mi. N of Bull Mtn. Cr. Oblique view of N truss from E end. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. September 1978.
3. IRONWOOD BLUFFS BRIDGE MISSISSIPPI, ITAWAMBA CO. One mile W of Ms. 25 on dirt road 2.5 mi. N of Bull Mtn. Cr. View from S side of E approach. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. September 1978.
4. IROnWOOD BLUFFS BRIDGE MISSISSIPPI, ITAWAMBA CO. One mile W of Ms. 25 on dirt road 2.5 mi. N of Bull Mtn. Cr. View from N, wide angle. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. September 1978.
5. IRONWOOD BLUFFS BRIDGE MISSISSIPPI, ITAWAMBA CO. One mile W of Ms. 25 on dirt road 2.5 mi. N of Bull Mtn. Cr. View of underside from NE shore, showing lower panel point, lateral bracing. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. September 1978.
6. OLD AMORY-BIGBEE BRIDGE Tombigbee R. MISSISSIPPI, MONROE CO., AMORY MS. 6, 1.5 mi. NW of Amory. Road 2.5 mi. N of Bull Mtn. Cr. Copy of 8x10 photo taken at completion of work, 1899. Swing bridge is fully open. View from S. Credit to Evans Memorial Library, Aberdeen, Ms. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. September 1978.
7. OLD AMORY-BIGBEE BRIDGE MISSISSIPPI, MONROE CO., AMORY MS. 6, 1.5 mi. NW of Amory. Road 2.5 mi. N of Bull Mtn. Cr. Copy of 8x10 photo taken at completion of work, 1899. Swing bridge is fully open. View from S. Credit to Evans Memorial Library, Aberdeen, Ms. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. September 1978.
8. OLD AMORY-BIGBEE BRIDGE MISSISSIPPI, MONROE CO., AMORY MS. 6, 1.5 mi. NW of Amory. Road 2.5 mi. N of Bull Mtn. Cr. Copy of 8x10 photo taken at completion of work, 1899. Swing bridge is fully open. View from S. Credit to Evans Memorial Library, Aberdeen, Ms. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. September 1978.
9. RAILROAD BRIDGE Tombigbee R. MISSISSIPPI, MONROW CO., AMORY One-half mile S of MS. 6, 1.5 mi. NW of Amory. Copy of 8x10 aerial photo, about 1960, from S. Credit to St. Louis and San Francisco Railroad. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. September 1978.
10. RAILROAD BRIDGE MISSISSIPPI, MONROE CO., AMORY One-half mile S of MS. 6, 1.5. mi. NW of Amory. Aerial view from SE, of St. Louis and San Francisco Railroad bridge. David Kaminsky, Architectural Photography, Atlanta Ga.
11. RAILROAD BRIDGE MISSISSIPPI, MONROE CO., AMORY One-half mi. S of MS. 6, 1.5 mi. NW of Amory. Aerial view, close-up, from SE of St. Louis and San Francisco RR bridge. David Kaminsky, Architectural Photography, photographer, August 1978.
12. RAILROAD BRIDGE MISSISSIPPI, MONROE CO., ABERDEEN Reach by foot from E end of Vine St. St.Louis and San Francisco RR bridge, mid-1960s. From S. Credit: St. Louis and San Francisco RR, photographer unknown, date 1962-1969.
13. RAILROAD BRIDGE MISSISSIPPI, MONROE CO., ABERDEEN 1.5 mi. NW of Amory. St. Louis and San Francisco RR bridge. Steam locomotive and coal train cross bridge on 10 August 1921. Credit: Owned by Jack Donnell, Columbus, Ms., photographer. Copied by Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms.
14. RAILROAD BRIDGE MISSISSIPPI, MONROE CO., ABERDEEN Reach by foot from E end of Vine St. St. Louis and San Francisco RR bridge. Bridge built 1887, replaced, 1969. Credit: Evans Memorial Library, Aberdeen, Ms. No date. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
15. OLD ROAD BRIDGE MISSISSIPPI, MONROE CO., ABERDEEN (EAST ABERDEEN) One mile E of Aberdeen, 1000 ft. N of (1978) U.S. 45 bridge. Oblique view of bridge, in early 1900s. Credit: Evans Memorial Library, Aberdeen, MS. No date. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
16. RAILROAD BRIDGE MISSISSIPPI, CLAY CO., WAVERLY 1.5 mi. S of MS. 50 Aerial view from SE, of Columbus and Greenville RR. bridge. David Kaminsky, Historic American Building Survey, photographer, Aug. 1978.
17. RAILROAD BRIDGE MISSISSIPPI, CLAY CO., WAVERLY 1.5 mi. S of MS. 50 Aerial view, wide-angle, from S, of Columbus and Greenville RR bridge. David Kaminsky, Historic American Building Survey, photographer, Aug. 1978.
18. BLUEPRINT, RR BRIDGE Tombigbee R. MISSISSIPPI, CLAY CO., WAVERLY 1.5 mi. S of MS 50 Detail: 'Georgia Pacific Rwy. -- Tombigbee River Bridge Elevation' with river profile, May 16, 1888. Credit: Columbus and Greenville Rr, Columbus, Ms. DWG = S-3-342. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms Sep 1978.
19. BLUEPRINT, RR BRIDGE MISSISSIPPI, CLAY CO., WAVERLY 1.5 mi. S of Ms. 50 Map of Tombigbee River at Waverly, 'Proposed Crossing.' 12 May 1888. Credt: Columbus & Greenville, RR, Columbus, Ms. DWG S-3-343. Sarcone Photography, ColumbuS, Ms. Sept 1978.
20. BLUEPRINT, RR BRIDGE MISSISSIPPI, CLAY CO., WAVERLY L.% MI. S of MS. 50 Proposed bridge, by Phoenis Bridge Co., Phoenixville, Pa. 218-foot turn span, with load bearing. 21 May 1914. Act. size: 16X35 in. Credit: Columbus and Greenville RR, Columbus, Ms. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sept 1978.
21. RAILROAD, RR. BRIDGE MISSISSIPPI, CLAY CO., WAVERLY 1.5 mi. S of Ms. 50 Proposed 218-foot turn span, design #2339 of Virginia Bridge and Iron Co., Roanoke, Va. 13 May 1914. Act. size: 16x11 in. Credit: Columbus & Greenville RR, Columbus, Ms. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms.
22. RAILROAD, RR BRIDGE MISSISSIPPI, CLAY CO., WAVERLY 1.5 mi. S of MS. 50 Proposed 218-foot turn span, submitted by the Wisconsin Bridge & Iron Co., Milwaukee, Wisconsin 8 May 1914. Act size: approx. 23x34 in. Credit: Columbus & Greenville RR, Columbus, Ms. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, MS. Sep 1978.
23. RAILROAD, RR BRIDGE MISSISSIPPI, CLAY CO., WAVERLY 1.5 mi. S of MS. 50 Southern R'wy Co. in Ms. Repairs to Tombigbee River Bridge' gears and turn machinery. DWG # S. 30303. Scale: 1-1/2' = l'. July 21, 1913. Credit: Columbus & Greenville RR, Columbus, Ms. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
24. RAILROAD, RR BRIDGE MISSISSIPPI, CLAY CO., WAVERLY 1.5 mi. S of MS. 50 Southern R'wy; Co., in Ms. Present and proposed draw bridge over Tombigbee River.' Elevations and Plan, with falsework. Wisconsin Bridge and Iron Co., Milwaukee, Wisc., DWG #S. 3-303. Last Revision, Jan. 11 1915. Act. size: 23x34 in. Credit: Columbus and Greenville Rr, Columbus, Ms. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, MS. Sep 1978.
25. RAILROAD, RR BRIDGE MISSISSIPPI, CLAY CO., WAVERLY 1.5 mi. S of MS. 50 Proposed 218-foot turn span, submitted by the American Bridge Co., Pittsburg, Pa., 15 May 1914. Inquiry # P-19242. Act. size: approx: 23x24 in. Credit: Columbus and Greenville RR, columbus, MS. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
26. RAILROAD, RR BRIDGE MISSISSIPPI, CLAY CO., WAVERLY 1.5 mi. S of MS. 50 Proposed 218-foot deck, plate-girder turn span, submitted by the Wisconsin Bridge and Iron Co., Milwaukee, Wisc. May 15 1914. Act size: approx. 23x34 in. Credit: columbus and Greenville RR, Columbus, Ms. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
27. RAILROAD, RR. BRIDGE MISSISSIPPI, CLAY CO. WAVERLY 1.5 mi. S of MS. 50 Stress Sheet of 1888 Bridge: Conroy & Sinks, Consulting Engineers, Chicago. July 21, 1910. DWG #978. Act. size around border: 18x11 in. Credit: Columbus and Greenville RR, Columbus, Ms. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
28. RAILROAD, RR. BRIDGE MISSISSIPPI, CLAY CO. WAVERLY 1.5 mi. S of MS. 50 Detail: Turn machinery. DWG S-3-325. Contr # 7236. upper right quarter of sheet: plan & longitudinal elevation of turn table.. July 1914. Credit: Columbus and Greenville RR, Columbus, Ms. Sarcone Photocopy, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
29. RAILROAD, RR BRIDGE MISSISSIPPI, CLAY CO., WAVERLY 1.5. mi. S of MS. 50 Detail: Turn machinery. DWG S-3-325. Contr. #7236. Lower right quarter of sheet: Lateral elevation of turn table. July 1914. Credit: Columbus and Greenville RR, Columbus, Ms. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
30. RAILROAD, RR BRIDGE MISSISSIPPI, CLAY CO., WAVERLY 1.5 mi. S of MS. 50 Detail: Turn machinery. DWG S-3-325. Contr. #7236. Lower right quarter of sheet: Lateral elevation of turn table. July 1914. Credit: Columbus and Greenville RR, Columbus, MS. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
31. RAILROAD, RR BRIDGE MISSISSIPPI, CLAY CO., WAVERLY 1.5 mi. S of MS. 50 Detail: Turn machinery. DWG S-3-325. Contr. #7236. Upper left quarter of sheet: plan and longitudinal elevation of Wedges. July 1914. Credit: Columbus and Greenville RR, Columbus, Ms. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978
32. BRIDGE, CONSTRUCTION Tombigbee R. MISSISSIPPI, LOWNDES CO. COLUMBUS End of Main St., Columbus Center and east pier, with framing, during construction, 1925-27. Makes panorama with next photo. Note steam crane on framing. Credit: Shenks Photography, Columbus, MS, owner. O. Pruitt, photographer. Copied by Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
33. BRIDGE, CONSTRUCTION MISSISSIPPI, LOWNDES CO. COLUMBUS End of Main St., Columbus Center and east pier, with framing, makes panorama with preceding photo. Date: 1925-27. Credit: Shenks Photographi, Columbus, Ms. owner. O. Pruitt, photographer, ca. 1926 Copied by Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
34. BRIDGE, CONSTRUCTION MISSISSIPPI, LOWNDES CO. COLUMBUS End of Main St., Columbus Date: 1925-27. Old bridge in background. Photo taken from such (probably east) bank. Credit: Shenks Photography, Columbus, Ms, owner. O. Pruitt, photographer, ca. 1927. Copied by Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
35. BRIDGE, CONSTRUCTION MISSISSIPPI, LOWNDES CO. COLUMBUS End of Main St., Columbus Bridge under construction, 1925-27. Photo from S side of W approach. Credit: Shenks Photography, Columbus, Ms, owner. O. Pruitt, photographer, ca. 1927. Copied by Sarcone Photography, columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
36. MISSISSIPPI, LOWNDES CO. COLUMBUS Tombigbee R. NEW & OLD HIGHWAY BRIDGES End of Main St., Columbus Photo, 1927-28, after new bridge (foreground) was completed. From SW bank. Credit: Shenks Photography, Columbus, Ms. owner. O. Pruitt, photographer, ca. 1928. Copied by Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
37. MISSISSIPPI, LOWNDES CO. COLUMBUS BRIDGE, CONSTRUCTION End of Main St., Columbus Overhead view of round, swing pier, showing steel reinforcing rods, workmen. During construction, 1925-27. Credit: Shenks Photography, Columbus, Ms, owner. O. Pruitt, photographer, ca. 1926. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
38. MISSISSIPPI, LOWNDES CO. COLUMBUS OLD ROAD BRIDGE End of Main St., Columbus Show/fabrication details of patented arch truss of Wrought Iron Bridge Co., Canton, Ohio. Taken from middle of swing span looking W toward arch span. Credit: Shenks Photography, Columbus, Ms, owner. O. Pruitt, photographer, ca. 1927-28. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
39. MISSISSIPPI, LOWNDES CO. COLUMBUS OLD ROAD BRIDGE End of Main St., Columbus Both spans of 1878 bridge during flood. Taken from top of the E approach. Credit: Shenks Photography, Columbus, Ms, owner. O. Pruitt, photographer, Apr. 8 1882. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
40. MISSISSIPPI, LOWNDES CO. COLUMBUS OLD ROAD BRIDGE End of Main St., Columbus 'Aerial' view of 1878 bridge during flood. Taken from water tower in Columbus. Credit: Shenks Photography, Columbus, Ms, owner. O. Pruitt, photographer, Apr 1892. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
41. MISSISSIPPI, LOWNDES CO. COLUMBUS OLD ROAD BRIDGE End of Main St., Columbus View of iron truss bridge, 1878-1928, from NW bank. Shows details of web members, and piers. Credit: Shenks Photography, Columbus, Ms, owner. O. Pruitt, photographer, early 1900s. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
42. MISSISSIPPI, LOWNDES CO. COLUMBUS RAILROAD BRIDGE End of 1st St. S., Columbus, Ms. Copy of postcard [ca. 1900]. Copy owned and made by Jack Donnell, Columbus, Ms. Shows two-span steel truss, built by Phoenix Bridge Co. in 1878. Negative copied by: Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
43. MISSISSIPPI, LOWNDES CO. COLUMBUS RAILROAD BRIDGE End of 1st St. S., Columbus, Ms. Copy of photo [1900]. Shows 1878 M&O RR bridge. The steamboat, 'Gopher,' in foreground, was an archeological survey vessel from the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia. Published in Art in Mississippi (1901). Credit: Copied from print in Lowndes Co. Public Library by Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. 1978.
44. MISSISSIPPI, LOWNDES CO. COLUMBUS RAILROAD BRIDGE End of 1st St. S., Columbus, Ms. Detail from Camille Drie's map: A Bird's Eye View of Columbus, Mississippi [ca. 1875-76]. Shows M&O RR bridge before the Phoenix Bridge Co. erected iron truss spans in 1878. Credit: Photostat of map in Lowndes Co. Public Library Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. 1978.
45. MISSISSIPPI, LOWNDES CO. COLUMBUS RAILROAD BRIDGE End of 1st St. S., Columbus, Ms. Turn span from SE. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
46. MISSISSIPPI, LOWNDES CO. COLUMBUS RAILROAD BRIDGE End of 1st St. S., Columbus, Ms. Overall view, from S. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
47. MISSISSIPPI, LOWNDES CO. COLUMBUS RAILROAD BRIDGE End of 1st St. S., Columbus, Ms. Latching mechanism, E end of turn span, viewed from W. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
48. MISSISSIPPI, LOWNDES CO. COLUMBUS RAILROAD BRIDGE End of 1st St. S., Columbus, Ms Latching mechanism, E end of turn span, view from N. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, MS. Sep 1978.
49. MISSISSIPPI, LOWNDES CO. COLUMBUS RAILROAD BRIDGE End of 1st St. S., Columbus, Ms. Top of pier and underside of w end of turn span. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
50. MISSISSIPPI, LOWNDES CO. COLUMBUS RAILROAD BRIDGE End of St. S., Columbus, Ms. Side view of fixed truss span, from S. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
51. MISSISSIPPI, LOWNDES CO. COLUMBUS BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION End of Main St., Columbus During construction, 1925-27. Coffer dam for center swing span pier, framing, steam crane. Copy of photo by Jack Donnell, Columbus, Ms. ca. 1925-26. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
52. MISSISSIPPI, NOXUBEE CO. MACON Noxubee R. HIGHWAY BRIDGE Ms. 14, 6 miles E to McLeod, 4.5 miles S on McLeod-Shuqualak road. Hohorner's bridge (1884). Aerial view of E half, from N. David J. Kaminsky, Architectural Photography, Atlanta, Ga. Aug. 1978.
53. MISSISSIPPI, NOXUBEE CO. MACON HIGHWAY BRIDGE Ms. 14, 6 miles E to McLeod, 4.5 miles S on McLeod-Shuqualak road. Mahorner's bridge (1884). Aerial view of E half, from N. David J. Kaminsky, Architectural Photography, Atlanta, Ga. Aug. 1978.
54. MISSISSIPPI, NOXUBEE CO. MACON HIGHWAY BRIDGE Ms. 14, 6 miles E to McLeod, 4.5 miles S on McLeod-Shuqulak road. Mahorner's bridge (1884). Aerial view close-up from NW. David J. Kaminsky, Architectural Photography, Atlanta, GA. Aug. 1978.
55. MISSISSIPPI, NOXUBEE CO. MACON HIGHWAY BRIDGE Ms. 14, 6 miles E to McLeod, 4.5 miles S on McLeod-Shuqualk road. Mahorner's bridge (1884). Aerial view from just N of W approach. David J. Kaminsky, Architectural Photography, Atlanta, Ga. Aug. 1978.
56. MISSISSIPPI, NOXUBEE CO. MACON HIGHWAY BRIDGE Ms. 14, 6 miles E to McLeod, 4.5 miles S on McLeod-Shuqualak road. Mahorner's bridge (1884). View from E approach. Sarcone Photography, Atlanta, Ga. Aug. 1978.
57. MISSISSIPPI, NOXUBEE CO. MACON MAHORNER'S BRIDGE, 1884, Ms. 14, 6 miles to McLeod, 4.5 miles S on McLeod-Shuqualak road. Mahomet's bridge (1884). Detail, lower panel point (pin connection) on west span. View is 45 and from below deck level.
58. MISSISSIPPI, NOXUBEE CO. MACON MAHORNER'S BRIDGE, 1884, Ms. 14, E 6.5 mi. to McLeod, 4.5 miles S on McLeod-Shuqualak road. Mahorner's bridge (1884). Lower panel point, west span. View is at right-angles to the bridge and from below deck level. show pin connection, floor beams, and stringers. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
59. MISSISSIPPI, NOXUBEE CO. MACON Ms. 14 E to McLeod, 6.5 Mi S 4.5 miles S on McLeod-Shuqualak road. Lower chord of turn span, SW side looking W. Shows two different ways of joining the channel beams of chord: lattice, and bolts in 'dumbell' -shaped sleeves or spacers. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
60. MISSISSIPPI, NOXUBEE CO. MACON MAHORNER' S BRIDGE, 1884, 4.5 miles S on McLeod-Shuqualak road. Bottom of swing span and top of center pier. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
61. MISSISSIPPI, NOXUBEE CO. MACON MAHORNER'S BRIDGE Ms. 14, 6 miles E to McLeod, 4.5 miles S on McLeod-Shuqualak road. Overall view of bridge, looking E along N side, from below deck level. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
62. MISSISSIPPI, NOXUBEE CO. MACON Luxapalila Cr. ELEWETT'S BRIDGE On Pickensville Rd., S of Columbus 4.5 miles S on McLeod-Shuqalak road. Copy of snapshot in Lowndes Co. Public Library. Dated Aug 1926, when bridge was completed. End of truss bridge from side of approach. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
63. MISSISSIPPI, LOWNDES CO. COLUMBUS BLEWETT'S BRIDGE On Pickensville Rd., S of Columbus 4.5 miles S on McLeod-Shuqualak road. Copy of snapshot in Lowndes Co. Public Library. Dated Aug 1926, when bridge was completed. View is lengthwise, through the truss. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms. Sep 1978.
64. MISSISSIPPI, LOWNDES CO. COLUMBUS BLEWETT'S BRIDGE On Pickensville Rd., S of Columbus 4.5 miles S on McLeod-Shuqualak road. Copy of snapshot in Lowndes Co. Public Library. Date Aug 1926, when bridge was completed. View of underside. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, MS. Sep 1978.
65. MISSISSIPPI, LOWNDES CO. STEENS JEMISON BRIDGE 1/4 mi. S of Steens 4.5 miles S on McLeod-Shuqualak road. Aerial view, from S, of truss bridge built in 1938. Collapsed brick pier of predecessor covered bridge is visible in creek just to the left of bridge. David J. Kaminsky, Architectural Photography, Atlanta, GA. Aug 1978.
66. MISSISSIPPI, CLAY CO. TIBBEE Tibbee Cr. ROAD BRIDGE On old Columbus-West Point rd., just N of Tibbee Aerial view from N of single lane truss bridge. David J. Kaminsky, Architectural Photography, Atlanta, Ga. Aug 1978.
67. MISSISSIPPI, CLAY CO., TIBBEE ROAD BRIDGE On old Columbus-West Point rd., just N of Tibbee Aerial view from E side of truss bridge. David J. Kaminsky, Architectural Photography, Atlanta, Ga. Aug. 1978.
68. MISSISSIPPI, LOWNDES CO. COLUMBUS MAP OF COLUMBUS [ca. 1875] BIRD'S EYE VIEW OF COLUMBUS MISSISSIPPI by Camille Drie [ca. 1875]. Copy of snapshot in Lowndes Co. Public Library, Columbus, Ms. Snow status in early 1870s: includes M&O RR bridge, but no highway bridge. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms., Sept 1978.
69. MISSISSIPPI, LOWNDES CO. COLUMBUS MAP OF LOWNDES COUNTY, 1931 ROAD MAP OF LOWNDES COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI, 1931 by C.L. Wood, the county engineer. Updated through the mid-1930s to show new federal aid-state roads. Compares modern system with older county system. Original scale: 1 in. to 1 mi. Property of Helen (Mrs. Sam L.) Crawford, Hamilton, Ms. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms., Sep 1978.
70. MISSISSIPPI, LOWNDES CO., NORTHWEST CORNER MAP OF LOWNDES COUNTY, 1931 Detail of ROAD OF LOWNDES COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI, 1931 by C. L. wood, county engineer. Detail of section NW of Columbus (12 mi. N, 9 mi. W), including Plymouth, Waverly, Barton, Buttahatchie R. Orig. scale: 1 in. to 1 mi. Property of Helen (Mrs. Sam L.) Crawford, Hamilton, Ms. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms., Sep 1978.
71. MISSISSIPPI, LOWNDES CO. COLUMBUS-STEENS MAP OF LOWNDES COUNTY, 1931 Detail of ROAD MAP OF LOWNDES COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI, 1931 by C. L. wood, county engineer. Orig. scale: I in. to I mi. Includes Columbus and area NE to steens. Extent: 12 mi. East-West, 9 mi. North-South. Property of Helen (Mrs. Sam L.) Crawford, Hamilton, Ms. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms., Sep 1978.
72. MISSISSIPPI, MONROE CO. MAP OF MONROE COUNTY, [ca. 1925] Broad side of map of Monroe Co., 'Compliments of Home Mortgage & Realty Co., Amory, Miss.' Orig. scale: ca. 1 in. to 2 mi. No date. Property of Helen (Mrs. Sam L.) Crawford, Hamilton, Ms. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms., Sep 1978.
73. MISSISSIPPI, MONROE CO. MAP OF MONROE CO., [ca. 1925] Broadside map of Monroe Co., published by the Examiner Printing Co., Aberdeen, Ms. Original scale: ca. 1 in. to 2 mi. No date. Property of Helen (Mrs. Sam L.) Crawford, Hamilton, Ms. Sarcone Photograpy, Columbus, Ms., Sep 1978.
74. MISSISSIPPI, NOXUBEE CO., MACON MAHORNER' S BRIDGE E on Ms. 14 6.5 mi. to McLeod. S 4.5 miles S on McLeod-Shuqualak road. Mahorner's bridge (1884). Lower panel point, S side of W end of turn span. View looks W. shows pin connection at right angles to pin. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, Ms., Sep 1978.
75. MISSISSIPPI, MONROE COUNTY, ARMORY COTTON GIN PORT BRIDGE Dirt road SW from Amory to River Cotton Gin Port road bridge. Copy of photo taken in 1932 by Jack Donnell, Columbus Mississippi. Sarcone Photography, Columbus, MS., Sept. 1978


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