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Video: Brooklyn Bridge / John Roebling / Great Spaces

Video: Brooklyn Bridge / John Roebling / Great Spaces

Check out Great Spaces’ clip on the Brooklyn Bridge, one of New York’s amazing infrastructure feats. The construction of the bridge was a family affair as it was designed by John Roebling in the late 1860s and then completed by his son and daughter-in-law. One must imagine New York’s “skyline” of the 1800s to fully understand the innovation and the magnitude of such a massive project. For more about Roebling’s bridge, be sure to view our AD Classics coverage.

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Karen Cilento
Cite: Karen Cilento. "Video: Brooklyn Bridge / John Roebling / Great Spaces" 10 Feb 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884
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