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Sedge Creek Bridge, Spanning Sedge Creek at East Entrance Road, Yellowstone National Park, Park County, WY



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B&W Photos

HB1304006
Elevation Looking West

HB1304007
Closeup Perspective Of Northwest Abutment

HB1304008
View From Deck Looking Southwest


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Item Title


Location
Spanning Sedge Creek at East Entrance Road, Yellowstone National Park, WY

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER WY-35
Building/structure dates: 1935 initial construction
Significance: Sedge 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.

Subjects
Concrete Girder Bridges
Transportation
Tourism


Related Names
Carnes, W. G.
Bureau Of Public Roads
Larson, E. T.
Lowe, Jet, Photographer
Culpin, Mary Shivers, Historian


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. ELEVATION LOOKING WEST
2. CLOSEUP PERSPECTIVE OF NORTHWEST ABUTMENT
3. VIEW FROM DECK LOOKING SOUTHWEST


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