Photograph labeled Great Causeway, Galveston, Texas

 Accession#: 
G-18221FF4.1-4
 Title: 
"Great Causeway, Galveston, Texas, 4 miles long..."
 Author: 
 Format: 
B/w photograph, postcard, colored; 8.5 x 13.6 cm
 Description:  "Great Causeway, Galveston, Texas, 4 miles long., containing three railroad tracks, two Interurban tracks and wagon road.  Costing $3,000,000."  Printed on verso:  "Galveston's Causeway is one of the worlds greatest engineering feats.  This Causeway is a three mile structure accommodating two railroad tracks, an electric car line, a driveway and a foot way.  Its proportions and design are scientifically accurate, making it a thing of classic beauty as well as extraordinary utility."  C. T. Photochrom.  Published by Miles & Pinckard, Galveston, Texas.
 Date: 
[1912]
Terms: 
Bridges - Lift; Boats; Galveston Bay; Miles & Pinckard

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Rosenberg Library > GTHC > Causeway > Completed > Photograph labeled Great Causeway, Galveston, Texas
Galveston and Texas History Center, Rosenberg Library, Galveston, Texas. November 2001.