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Opening ceremonies of the New York and Brooklyn Bridge, May 24, 1883

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Published by [s.n.] in Brooklyn, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bridges

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesNew York and Brooklyn Bridge.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTG25.N53 O5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination122 p. :
    Number of Pages122
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24785215M
    LC Control Number06043811

      The day of the grand opening - Thursday, - it was the President of the United States, Chester A. Arthur, who led the parade over the new Brooklyn Bridge, on foot.   The walkway of the Brooklyn Bridge was the site of a shocking disaster on , only a week after it opened to the public. With businesses closed for a patriotic holiday, crowds had flocked to the bridge's promenade, the highest vantage point .


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Officially, Emily Warren Roebling was the first to cross the s: East River. On 24 May (Queen Victoria’s birthday), President Chester A. Arthur and New York Mayor Franklin Edson opened the Brooklyn Bridge by crossing over it and meeting Seth Low, the Brooklyn Mayor, beside the tower on the Brooklyn side of the bridge – the three men then shook hands and declared the bridge open.

When the bridge opened inNew York was a different sort of town. Also referred to as either the New York Bridge or East River Bridge until its official naming init was the longest suspension bridge in the world when it was built. New York and Brooklyn were still separate cities.

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After 13 years of construction, the Brooklyn Bridge opens. It’s the first suspension bridge to use steel — rather than iron — cables, and the first bridge across the East River.

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