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Nez Perce Bridge, Spanning Nez Perce Creek at Grand Loop Road, Yellowstone National Park, Teton County, WY
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Spanning Nez Perce Creek at Grand Loop Road, Yellowstone National Park, WY
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Documentation compiled after 1968.
Survey number HAER WY-48
Building/structure dates: 1935 initial construction
Significance: Nez Perce Creek Bridge typifies the early design philosophy of the National Park Service, which was to use indigenous materials to harmonize man-made features with their natural surroundings. This philosophy is embodied in many of the park's Rustic Style buildings and structures.
Concrete Girder Bridges
Bureau Of Public Roads
Williams, G. M.
McLaughlin Construction Company
Lowe, Jet, Photographer
Culpin, Mary Shivers, Historian
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)
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