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    concrete fragments attributed to the Tacoma Narrows Bridge
    Creation Date: Feb. 14, 2007
    Catalog ID: 2007.70.14
    Fragments of concrete and steel seen along the Gig Harbor high tide shoreline, western side of the Tacoma Narrows. The fragment shown here was recovered and later featured as part of the exhibition "Bridging the Narrows" (3/31/07-11/18/07) at the WSHM. Photograph taken near western shoreline, Gig Harbor, WA.
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    concrete fragment
    Creation Date: Feb. 14, 2007
    Catalog ID: 2007.70.15
    digital photograph of concrete fragment, attributed to the remains of the Tacoma Narrows Bridge.
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    [banner for "Bridging the Narrows" exhibit]
    Creation Date: 2007
    Catalog ID: 2007.2.109
    Rectangular, plastic banner used to advertise the 2007 "Bridging the Narrows Exhibit" at the Washington State History Museum. Six brass grommets are inserted along edges and corners for display purposes. All edges contain two rows of stitching. Majority of banner is blue/white photo image of man on original Narrows Bridge just before it fell. At right is blue and white lettering on black background. Back is unused and original white color.
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    2007.70.1_Exhibition text for Bridging the Narrows exhibit at WSHM.doc
    Creation Date: 2007
    Catalog ID: 2007.70.1
    Text and narrative information for the WSHS exhibition "Bridging the Narrows" (3/31/07-11/18/07) at the Washington State History Museum in Tacoma, WA. Guest curated by Chris Erlich, former Director of the Gig Harbor Peninsula Historical Society, and Redmond Barnett, Head of Exhibitions, WSHS.
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    gallery view of Bridging the Narrows exhibition at WSHM
    Creation Date: Apr. 6, 2007
    Catalog ID: 2007.70.21
    This photograph shows the beginning of the exhibition "Bridging the Narrows" (3/31/07-11/18/07) on display in the West/Theater gallery of the Washington State History Museum. The photo shows an example of one of the catwalks used in the construction of the 3rd Tacoma Narrows Bridge 2006/2007.
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    gallery view of Bridging the Narrows exhibition at WSHM
    Creation Date: Apr. 6, 2007
    Catalog ID: 2007.70.23
    This photograph shows a double-ended skiff, circa 1895, as part of the exhibition "Bridging the Narrows" (3/31/07-11/18/07) on display in the West/Theater gallery of the Washington State History Museum. This skiff was loaned to WSHS for the exhibition by the Foss Waterway Seaport and Maritime Museum.
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    gallery view of Bridging the Narrows exhibition at WSHM
    Creation Date: Apr. 6, 2007
    Catalog ID: 2007.70.25
    This photograph shows a double-ended skiff, circa 1895, as part of the exhibition "Bridging the Narrows" (3/31/07-11/18/07) on display in the West/Theater gallery of the Washington State History Museum. This skiff was loaned to WSHS for the exhibition by the Foss Waterway Seaport and Maritime Museum.
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    [Tacoma Narrows Bridge fragment]
    Creation Date: ca. 1939
    Catalog ID: 2007.42.2
    Piece of concrete with imbedded rocks. Flat on two sides, roughly triangular in shape. Extending from taller flat side is piece of rusted steel rebar that extends vertically above highest point of concrete. A second piece extends horizontally for app. 10". Fibrous material wrapped around part of rebar. Another piece extends vertically from oppositek end. Upper half and lower section covered with fibrous material with imbedded rocks. Remnant from first Tacoma Narrows Bridge, 1939-1940. Included as part of WSHS exhibition, Bridging the Narrows, Mar. 31-Nov. 19, 2007. All pieces of the First Tacoma Narrows Bridge, 1939-1940, consisted of debris removed from the SR 16 Right of Way from the western shore of the bridge. From archaeological site 45PI601,
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    [Tacoma Narrows Bridge fragment]
    Creation Date: ca. 1939
    Catalog ID: 2007.42.3
    Piece of gray concrete with imbedded stones. Roughly rectangular with steel rebar indentation along center top. Sides are flat. Extending from either end are twisted pieces of rusted rebar with bands app. every 3/4". One end has lumps of wood and/or fiber attached around rebar. Remnant from first Tacoma Narrows Bridge, 1939-1940. Included as part of WSHS exhibition, Bridging the Narrows, Mar. 31-Nov. 19, 2007. All pieces of the First Tacoma Narrows Bridge, 1939-1940, consisted of debris removed from the SR 16 Right of Way from the western shore of the bridge. From archaeological site 45PI601,
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    Tacoma Narrows Bridge with reflection
    Creation Date: Feb. 14, 2007
    Catalog ID: 2007.70.6
    View from the south, looking at the third Tacoma Narrows Bridge, nearly finished with construction. Image shows reflection of the bridge in the waters of the Tacoma Narrows. Photograph taken near western shoreline, Gig Harbor, WA, on February 14, 2007.