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Historic Bridge Postcards


VJM Metal Craftsman has acquired a large collection of old postcards featuring historic bridges. The collection has been digitized and is available below.

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Charlotte Water Works Charlotte, Michigan Water Works Bridge Small Dam Small Dam on Kalamazoo River, Allegan, Michigan. Post marked September 27th, 1908
Bridge over Otter Creek Altoona Wisconsin. Post marked Oct 20, 1906 Sespe Bridge Sespe Bridge Fillmore, California
Rock Creek Bridge Rock Creek Bridge, Rockfield, Indiana The Needles The Needles Colorado River Arizona. Post marked November 17, 1907
Nashville Michigan Putnam Park, Nashville, Michigan Milan Michigan River Street View, Milan Michigan. Post marked July 1, 1921
Elk River Scene on the Elk River, Charleston, West Virginia Waterwoarks and Standpipe Hill Waterworks & Standpipe Hill, Nashville, Michigan. Post marked June 29, 1909
Unknow Bridge Written on the back of the post card, "Where is it, and when? Who are they?" Wagon Bridge Wagon Bridge over Wabash River, Vincennes Indiana
Susquehnna River Bridge across the Susquehanna River, Jersey Shore, PA. Post marked June 28, 1923 Younghiogheny River Bridge Bridge over Youghiogheny River, Connellsville, PA. Post marked July 16, 1909.
Black Friars Bridge Black Friars Bridge, London, Canada. Post marked May 12, 1912 Gin Pole Bridge construction site with Gin Pole
Belle Isle Bridge Belle Isle Bridge, Detroit, Michigan Market Street Bridge Market Street Bridge over Mahoning River, Warren, Ohio
Warren Ohio Market Street Bridge over the Mahoning River, Warren, Ohio. Post marked July 1, 1924 Rail Road Bridge Louisville and Nashville Rail Road Bridge, Cincinnati, Ohio. Post marked 1909. Courtesy of Doug Lockhart


Denman Bridge Denman Bridge, near Roscoe, Ohio. Post marked February 5, 1910. Y Bridge Concrete "Y" Bridge, Zanesville, Ohio
Erie R R Bridge Erie R. R. Bridge near Leavittsburg, Warren, Ohio Russian River Boating on the Russian River near Healdsburg, California. Post marked December 7, 1909
Parkersburg Bridge Parkersburg Bridge, West Virginia Huggins Bridge Huggins Bridge, Allegan, Michigan
Moline Illinois Bridge across the Mississippi River to Island Arsenal from Moline, Illinois Point Bridge Point Bridge and coal fleet, Pittsburg, PA., post marked 1909
Martintown I.C.R.R. Bridge collapse over the Pecatonica River near Martintown. Post card courtesy of Fred & Connie Solberger Wagon Bridge Wagon Bridge over the Apple River, Albany Wisconsin. Post card courtesy of Fred & Connie Solberger
McConnell Bridge over the Pecatonica River near McConnell, Illinois. Post card courtesy of Fred & Connie Solberger Argyle Wisconsin Rivet heater railroad bridge over the Pecatonica River in Argyle, Wisconsin. Post card courtesy of Fred & Connie Solberger
North Bridge North Bridge, Montpelier Ohio Johnstown PA Bridge at the Incline Plane, Johnstown, PA. Post marked 1922
Bellevue Michigan Sherwood Bridge, Bellevue Michigan     

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