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Bronx-Whitestone Bridge Anniversary Lecture

Sunday, April 13, 2014

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.

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As a pre-programming event for our next exhibition and to help mark the 75th anniversary of the Bronx-Whitestone Bridge, Mary Hedge, archivist for MTA Bridges & Tunnels and one of the bridge engineers will be discussing the unique aspects of the bridge, its ultra sleek design, and the many measures that have been taken since the year after it opened to make it more wind resistant. 

Location

Kingsland Homestead
143-35 37th Avenue
Queens
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Cost

$5 Queens Historical Society Members, Students & Seniors; $8 General Admission

Event Organizer

Kingsland Homestead

Contact Number

(718) 939-0647 x17

Contact Email

kmooney@queenshistoricalsociety.org

Categories

Accessible, Education, History, Talks, Seniors

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