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Pelican Creek Bridge, Spanning Pelican Creek at East Entrance Road, Yellowstone National Park, Teton County, WY
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Spanning Pelican Creek at East Entrance Road, Yellowstone National Park, WY
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Documentation compiled after 1968.
Survey number HAER WY-49
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (N302).
Building/structure dates: 1935 initial construction
Significance: Pelican 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
Carnes, W. G.
Bureau Of Public Roads
Williams, G. M.
Lowe, Jet, Photographer
Culpin, Mary Shivers, Historian
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)
PERSPECTIVE VIEW LOOKING SOUTH.
PIERS FROM EAST SIDE OF CREEK.
APPROACH LOOKING WEST.
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