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U.S. History: "Internal Improvements": Bridges, Tunnels (19th c US)





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Author Title Edition Format Price Puborg
A brief statement of facts, shewing the importance of a bridge over the river Susquehanna, at Connowingo creek 1816 Graphic Html Free Libr Congress
Bridges of Cleveland & Cuyahoga County [Ohio] 1918 Html Free ClevelandStU
English vs American Bridges. [8pts in 1 vol.;illus.; Amer bridges being of better quality, lower cost; Railroa 1874 NY Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Opening ceremonies of the New York & Brooklyn bridge, May 24, 1883 ... orations by William C. Kingsley, Seth L 1883 Bklyn PDF Kindle EPub Free UCalifornia
Opening Ceremonies of the New York & Brooklyn Bridge: May 24, 1883 1883 Graphic Html Free UMichigan
Technology illustrated: Roads, bridges, canals, hydraulic engines...w/35 illus. 1856 Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Allegheny Bridge Company Paper book of the defendants: Commonwealth vs...Co, for erecting a bridge over the Allegheny River, [at] Pitts 1850?]Pitts Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Allegheny Bridge Company The Commonwealth ex rel. James Todd, vs the Allegheny Bridge Co': quo warranto, Brief for defendant. 1850?]Pitts Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Barnes, Alfred C. The New York & Brooklyn Bridge c1883 NY? Graphic Free LehighUniv
Bender, Charles E Proportions of pins used in bridges. 1873 Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Bishop, William S Ways & highways. The statutes of NY [re] highways, bridges, ferries, plank roads & turnpike roads 1851 Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Bohn, Ernest John, 1901-1975, et. al. Bridges of Cleveland and Cuyahoga County [illus.] n.d. Clvlnd PDF Free CaseWestern
Boller, Alfred Pancoast, 1840 Practical treatise on the construction of iron highway bridges, for the use of town committees. 1876 Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Boller, Alfred Pancoast, 1840-1912 Practical treatise on the construction of iron highway bridges, ... principles of the lever to a analysis of t 1876 NY Graphic Free LehighUniv
Bow, Robert Henry, 1882- A treatise on bracing with its application to bridges & other structures of wood or iron... 1874 Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Bridge Convention, St. Louis, 1867- Proceed. & report, St. Louis, Aug 1867: construction of a RR & highway bridge, the Mississippi River 1867 Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Burr, S.D.V Tunneling Under the Hudson River [illus.] [New York] 1885 Html Free
Chanute, O[ctave], 1832 The Kansas City bridge, with an account of the regimen of the Missouri River 1870 Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Clark, Reeves & Co. (firm) Album of designs of the Phoenixville Bridge-Works [illus.; trade catalog] 1873 Phila Graphic Free LehighUniv
Clarke, Thomas Curtis, 1827-1901 An account of the iron RR bridge across the Mississippi River, Quiney, Illinois 1869 Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Colburn, Zerah, 1832-1870 American Iron Bridges: Abstract of the discussion upon a paper submitted by Zerah Colburn (ed. Charles Manby & 1867 NY Graphic Free LehighUniv
Davies, John Vipond The Astoria Tunnel Under the East River for Gas Distribution in New York City (Trans. Amer Soc Civil Engineers 1916 Html Free TMK
Detroit bridge & iron works Memoir of the iron bridge over the Missouri River, at St. Joseph, Mo., built 1871-3 1873?] Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Diedrichs, John H The theory of strains...For the calculation & construction of bridges, roofs & cranes 1871 Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Dunlap, Thomas (comp. & ed) Wiley's American iron...Bessemer & crucible works, wheel & car, locomotive, steam engine, machine, iron bridge 1874 Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Eads, James Buchanan, 1820-87 U.S. engineer's report on the St. Louis bridge reviewed 1873 Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Ellet, Charles, 1810-1862 Report on a rail-way suspension bridge across the Connecticut, at Middletown, w/a proposal for its constructio 1848 Phila. Graphic Free LehighUniv
Ellis, Theodore Gunville, 1829-1883 Description of the iron bridge over the Connecticut River, on the Hartford & New Haven R. R. with a brief hist 1866 Hartfd Graphic Free LehighUniv
Farrington, Edmond F. A full & complete description of the Covington & Cincinnati suspension bridge, with dimensions & details of co 1867 Cinc. Graphic Free LehighUniv
Glassell, Andrew M. A review of the Lehigh Valley RR bridge over the Delaware River at Easton, Pa. [illus.] 1877] Graphic Free LehighUniv
Greater Pittsburgh Chamber of Commerce Report of the Special Committee on Free Bridges, ...the work ...towards securing the freeing of the bridges ac 1911 Pittsb Graphic Txt Free HstPittsburgh
Haupt, Herman, 1817-1905 General theory of bridge construction: ... the principles ... & their application to practice, ... calculating 1888/1851 N Graphic Free LehighUniv
Haupt, Herman, 1817-1905 General theory of bridge construction: ...Principles of the art & their application 1871 Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Haupt, Herman, 1817-1905 General theory of bridge construction: ...principles of the art & their application 1853 Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Haupt, Herman, 1817-1905 General theory of bridge construction:...strains upon chords, ties, braces, counter-braces, & other parts 1856 Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Haupt, Herman, 1817-1905 General theory of bridge construction:...strains upon the chords, ties, braces, counter-braces, & other parts 1873 Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Haupt, Hermann, 1817-1905 Military Bridges:...Construction for crossing streams & chasms;...trestle & truss bridges, military RRs, adapt 1864 Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Hildenbrand, Wilhelm Cable making for suspension bridges, with special reference to the cables of the East River bridge (NYC) [illu 1887 NY Graphic Free LehighUniv
Hudson & Manhattan Railroad Company Illustrations of incidents in Tunnel Construction (sourvenir booklet) [under the Hudson River; photos] 1909 Html Free TMK
Illinois & St. Louis bridge company Laws of Ill. & Mo., act of Cong. authorizing construction of a bridge over the Mississippi River, @ St. Louis 1867 Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Illinois & St. Louis Bridge Company Reports & papers 1870-75 Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Jacobs, Charles M A General Report Upon the Initiation & Construction of the Tunnel Under The East River, New York, to...East Ri 1894 Html Free TMK
Jervis, John Bloomfield, 1795-1885 Report: John B. Jervis...in relation to the RR bridge over the Mississippi River, Rock Island, Ill. Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Kelsoe, W. A A Newspaper Man's Motion-Picture of the City [St. Louis]: When We Got Our 1st Bridge...later history 1927 Graphic Txt Free UMissouri
Keystone Bridge Company, Pittsburgh Descriptive catalogue of wrought-iron bridges...mfg by the Keystone Bridge Co., Pittsburgh, Pa. [illus.] 1874?]Pitts Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Kunz, F. C. Design of Steel Bridges Theory & Practice for the use of Civil Engineers & Students 1915 NY PDF Free CaseWestern
Kurtz, John D., 1822-77 Report: effects of the sea-water...upon the iron-pile shafts of the Brandywine-Shoal light-house [diags.] 1874 GPO Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
MacDonald, Charles, 1837-1916? A discussion of the general principles involved in the construction & action of the isometrical truss bridge 1867 Phila. Graphic Free LehighUniv
Maw, William H. Modern examples of road & railway bridges: illustrating the most recent practice of leading engineers in Europ 1872 Lond. Graphic Free LehighUniv
McCallum, Daniel Craig, 1815-1878 McCallum's inflexible arched truss bridge explained & illustrated [illus.] 1859 NY Graphic Free LehighUniv
McMaster, John Bach, 1852-1932 Bridge & tunnel centres 1875 Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Merriman, Mansfield, 1848-1925 On the theory & calculation of continuous bridges 1876 Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
New York & Long Island Bridge Co. (firm) Rpt of Bd of Consulting Engineers, appointed to recommend a plan for the NY & Long Island bridge across the Ea c1877] NY Graphic Free LehighUniv
NY (City) Bureau of Municipal Investigat Report on the Maintenance of the Dept. of Bridges of NYC in 1914 & 1915; ...from detailed expense statements o 1916] Graphic Html Free UMichigan
NY (State) Bridge & Tunnell Comm. Hudson River vehicular tunnel. Contract no. 4. Tunnels between a point about 1000 west of the river bulkhead . 1921 NY? PDF Txt Free UCalifornia
NY (State) Laws, statutes, etc Laws of NY relating to highways, bridges & ferries, Revised; [w/] plank & turnpike roads 1860 Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
NY (State) Laws, statutes, etc Laws relating to highways, bridges, ferries, Plank & Turnpike roads, NY 1861-1869 1869 Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Phoenix Bridge Co. (firm) Album of designs of the Phoenix Bridge Company: successors to Clarke, Reeves & Co., Phoenixville bridge works 1885 Phila. Graphic Free LehighUniv
Phoenix Bridge Co. (firm) Pecos viaduct on the line of the Southern Pacific RR in Texas: designed, constructed & erected by the Phoenix 1892? Phila Graphic Free LehighUniv
Pope, Thomas A treatise on bridge architecture; in which the superior advantages of the flying pendent lever bridge are ful 1811 NY Graphic Free LehighUniv
Poughkeepsie Bridge Co. (firm) Bridging the Hudson at Poughkeepsie, NY: for a short, direct through RR route from the coal fields to New Engl 1871Poughkp Graphic Free LehighUniv
Roebling, John August, 1806-69 Report: John A. Roebling to the Niagara Falls Int'l & Suspension Bridge Co. 1852 Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Roebling, John August, 1806-69 Report: John Roebling to Niagara Falls Co...cond. of Niagara RR susp. bridge,1860 1860 Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Roebling, John Augustus, 1806-1869 Final report of John A Roebling, ... to the presidents & directors of the Niagara Falls suspension & Niagara F 1855Rochstr Graphic Free LehighUniv
Roebling, John Augustus, 1806-1869 Long & short span railway bridges [illus.] 1869 NY Graphic Free LehighUniv
Roebling, John Augustus, 1806-1869 Report of John A. Roebling, CE, to the president & directors of the NY Bridge Company, on the proposed East Ri 1867Brookln Graphic Free LehighUniv
Roebling, Washington Augustus, 1837-1926 Pneumatic tower foundations of the East River suspension bridge [illus.] 1873 NY Graphic Free LehighUniv
Roebling, Washington Augustus, 1837-1926 Rpt of the Chief Engineer of East River bridge, on prices of materials & estimated cost of the structure: Jun 1872 NY Graphic Free LehighUniv
Saint Louis (Mo.). City Engineer's Offic Report of the city engineer to the Bd of Common Council of St. Louis, in relation to a bridge across the Missi 1865 SLouis Graphic Free LehighUniv
Sanborn, Edwin David, 1808-85 Address, Commemoration of the first free bridge! across the Connecticut River, 1859 Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Sheehan, James J. & Morton Sosna (eds.) The Boundaries of Humanity: Humans, Animals, Machines 1991 Html Free UCaPress
Shreve, Samuel Henry, 1829-84 A treatise on the strength of bridges & roofs 1873 Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Sickles, Daniel Edgar, 1825-1914 Bridge question, Speech, NY Sen., in opposition...to bridge across the Hudson, Albany 1856 1856 NY Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Sutro Tunnel Company Report of the superintendent of the Sutro tunnel company Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich
Tower, George Bates Nichols Instructions on modern American bridge building Graphic Html Free MOA-UMich

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