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The Golden Gate Bridge 75th anniversary

The Golden Gate Bridge, one of the icons of America just turned seventy-five years old last weekend. The opening celebration (above) and pedestrian day (below) are just a couple many interesting photos in a very informative post by Terry Shea on the Hemmings blog all about the bridge, along and its construction and history.

Shea has also found the following links with some very interesting material you will enjoy. The Atlantic has gathered a number of excellent photos of the bridge’s history. Retronaut has dug up a souvenir program from the Golden Gate opening festivities.

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