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Tenth Street Bridge, Spanning Missouri River, Great Falls, Cascade County, MT



B&W Photos

HB745049
View Looking West, General Elevation

HB745050
View Looking Southwest, 3/4 Elevation

HB745051
View Looking North, Detail Of Arches And Underside Of Bridge Deck

HB745052
View Looking Northwest, Showing Arches And Deck Balustrade

HB745053
Detail View Of Single Span, Looking East

HB745054
Detail View Of Pier, Looking Southeast

HB745055
Detail View Of Rib Arches, Spandrel, And Floor, Looking North

HB745056
Detail View Of Rib At Abutment, Looking Southwest

HB745057
Detail View Of Guardrail, Looking Northwest

HB745058
Detail View Of Guardrail, Looking Southeast

HB745059
Sheet 1

HB745060
Sheet 2

HB745061
Sheet 3


Data Pages


Photo Caption Pages


Item Title


Location
Spanning Missouri River, Great Falls, MT

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER MT-8
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-16).
Building/structure dates: 1919 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1975 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1995 demolished
Significance: The bridge crossing the Missouri River consists of eight concrete open spandrel arches. The structure was designed by Ralph Adams of Spokane, Washington and George H. Shanley of Great Falls and was constructed in 1920 by Porter Brothers of Spokane. Originally built to carry both highway and trolley traffic, the steel trolley pole and wire have since been removed...

Subjects
Agriculture
Civil Engineering
Power Industry


Related Names
Adams, Ralph
Shanley , George H.
Porter Brothers
Montana Power Company
Toltz Engineering Company
Great Falls Street Railway Company
Lowe, Jet, Photographer
Johnson, Lon, Photographer
Quivik, Fredric L., Historian
Rossillon, Mitzi, Historian


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW LOOKING WEST, GENERAL ELEVATION
2. VIEW LOOKING SOUTHWEST, 3/4 ELEVATION
3. VIEW LOOKING NORTH, DETAIL OF ARCHES AND UNDERSIDE OF BRIDGE DECK
4. VIEW LOOKING NORTHWEST, SHOWING ARCHES AND DECK BALUSTRADE
5. DETAIL VIEW OF SINGLE SPAN, LOOKING EAST
6. DETAIL VIEW OF PIER, LOOKING SOUTHEAST
7. DETAIL VIEW OF RIB ARCHES, SPANDREL, AND FLOOR, LOOKING NORTH
8. DETAIL VIEW OF RIB AT ABUTMENT, LOOKING SOUTHWEST
9. DETAIL VIEW OF GUARDRAIL, LOOKING NORTHWEST
10. DETAIL VIEW OF GUARDRAIL, LOOKING SOUTHEAST
11. Sheet 1
12. Sheet 2
13. Sheet 3


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