Department of Transportation Records Guide

Record Series Descriptions

Bridge Construction and Repair Records

1.2 cu.ft.

Bridge Construction Files, 1920-1952, 1 cu.ft.
Records document the construction and repair of bridges and other structures. Records include information about the major coastal bridges, Morrison Bridge, Burnside Bridge, Interstate Bridge, Bridge of the Gods, several other proposed Columbia River bridges, Independence Bridge, and others. Records also document the construction of ferry slips at Astoria, the erection of the foremast of the Battleship Oregon in Portland, and major repairs to the Vista House overlook of the Columbia River. Types of records include reports, correspondence, maps, plans, charts, and inter-filed photographs.

Bridge Construction Files, ca. 1920-ca. 1952, .20 cu.ft.
Records include photographs that have been separated from the records described above.

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