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Catalog Number 2015.001.03167.9
Title Operator Raising the San Mateo-Hayward Drawbridge, 1962
Photographer Pearl, Norton
Collection Archival Collection
Object Name Negative
Category Photographs
Date 1962
Description Operator Raising the San Mateo-Hayward Drawbridge, 1962. Black and white negative shows the equipment room of the 1929 San Mateo-Hayward Drawbridge. A man is visible just left of center on the far side of the room standing with one arm on his hip and the other resting on a lever that is part of the equipment that operates the bridge’s vertical lift.
Studio Norton Pearl Photography
Place Foster City, CA
People
Subjects Aerial views
Bridges
Landscape photographs
Search Terms Bridges
Drawbridges
San Francisco Bay Toll Bridge
San Mateo-Hayward Bridge
Copyright Norton Pearl Photography / San Mateo County Historical Association