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New Stoplight on East Washington Avenue Bridge

New Stoplight on East Washington Avenue Bridge | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
New stoplight on E. Washington Avenue bridge over the Yahara river, facing West. A truck is going over the bridge. On the other side of the bridge are industrial buildings with a sign for Fuller & Johnson Mfg. Co. Storage tanks are behind the bridge, and one of them has a sign for Deep-Rock Gasoline. There is a plaque on the bridge to the right.
DESCRIPTION
New stoplight on E. Washington Avenue bridge over the Yahara river, facing West. A truck is going over the bridge. On the other side of the bridge are industrial buildings with a sign for Fuller & Johnson Mfg. Co. Storage tanks are behind the bridge, and one of them has a sign for Deep-Rock Gasoline. There is a plaque on the bridge to the right.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:19487
Creation Date:March 05 1931
Creator Name:McVicar, Angus B., 1903-1964
City:Madison
County:Dane
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Photo Copy Service : Photo Copy Service photographs and negatives, 1925-1983
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:negative, original
Original Format Number:PH 6058.2291B-1
Original Dimensions:10 x 8 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Bridge plaque reads: "This bridge presented to the city of Madison by Consul Halle Steensland in commemoration of his fifty years of residence in the city. 1855-1905." Text on negative envelope reads: "For Capital Times." See also Image ID: 19488
SUBJECTS
Stone walls
Trees
Cities and towns
Sidewalks
Storage tanks
Industrial buildings
Outdoor photography
Plaques, plaquettes
Bridges
Roads
Traffic signs and signals

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