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Broadway_Viaduct_7_1955_006.jpg
aerial photo of Broadway Viaduct, with concrete at 8th Street yet to be poured.

Broadway_Viaduct_3_2_1955_005.jpg
Activity Buzzes...on Broadway Viaduct as carpenters and steel workers prepare for concrete work on west end of the span.,

Broadway_Viaduct_10_10_1954_004.jpg
view of the side of the Broadway viaduct, showing concrete support tiers and structural steel.

Broadway_Viaduct_9_29_1954_003.jpg
The Broadway Viaduct..stretches from Eighth to Fifteenth Sts. as contractors prepare to set the structural steel of the two-million dollar project. Except for the structural steel work, the west approach ramp (bottom) is the only major part of the…

Broadway_Viaduct_013.jpg
Razing of Diamond Bar...is almost down to the first floor. The building is being demolished to make way for the Broadway viaduct.

Broadway_Viaduct_12_8_1951_012.jpg
George Steinberg has announced sale of Steinberg grocery at 1428 West Broadway to the state to make way for the Broadway viaduct. Sale pdice[sic] was $24,500, the figure set by the viaduct appraisal board;.

Broadway_Viaduct_10_21_1950_002.jpg
aerial view, looking west, of Broadway from about 7th Street.
"Air view of Council Bluffs, Oct. 21, 1950" [typed on back of photo]

Broadway_Viaduct_001.jpg
aerial view of Broadway viaduct, looking west, ca 1955

Bridge (Interstate 480) Over Missouri River, C.B. to Omaha

Bridge_I480_Over_Missouri_River_4_20_1967_008.jpg
No More Dark Pasages...on Interstate 480 Bridge

Bridge_I480_Over_Missouri_River_11_2_1966_005.jpg
Three Years Of Work...and $7.2 million went into this Interstate Highway passage Missouri River, seen here looking eastward.. Arrows indicate the traffic flow. Westbound vehicles will use the northern lanes of 480 bridge, exiting on dodge Street. …

Bridge_I480_Over_Missouri_River_10_13_1966_006.jpg
Teeth Joints...at various points in the bridge surface allow for expansion and contraction. Beyond south rail of the new span is Ak-Sar_Ben Bridge, and in distance the Union Pacific Bridge.

Bridge_I480_Over_Missouri_River_10_30_1966_007.jpg
Roller Bearing...on the council Bluffs abutment of the I-480 Bridge is inspected by William J. Kontor.

Bridge_I480_Over_Missouri_River_2_10_1956_003.jpg
aerial view of two bridges over Missouri River; some snow cover on the ground; looking from the Iowa side

Bridge_I80_Over_Missouri_River_2_10_1956_002.jpg
aerial view of Missouri River, with two bridges; looking from the Omaha side, with rail yard in foreground, between the bridges

Bridge Sites Considered for Span Between C.B. and Omaha

29th Ave. to Spring St. (see separate file on "Bridge, Spring Street"
9th Ave. to Leavenworth
Ave B. to about Capitol
I60 (adjacent to Mormon Bridge)
I480 (see separate file "Bridge…

Bridge_Sites_Considered_For_Bridge_Between_CB_and_Omaha_11_22_1974_004.jpg
These numbers...on supports underneath the I-480 bridge don't show the depth of the Missouri River.

Bridge_Sites_Considered_For_Bridge_Between_CB_and_Omaha_11_24_1974_003.jpg
Shadows and angles present an interesting view of the supports underneath the Spring Street linking Council Bluffs and Omaha. A roadway directly under the span leads to the Chain of Lakes Park now under construction. Photo by Dave Decker.
[On back…

Bridge_Sites_Considered_For_Bridge_Between_CB_and_Omaha_6_16_1974_002.jpg
Like a double image the Interstate 680 bridge across the Missouri on Interstate 680 is rising to match its older twin, the Mormon Bridge at left. The center section of the span is being fabricated aboard a barge on the river and will be hoisted as a…

Bridge_Sites_Considered_For_Bridge_Between_CB_and_Omaha_3_3_1966_001.jpg
This Is A Drawing...of the Interstate 80 bridge which will carry traffic between the southwest part of Council Bluffs and Spring Street in Omaha. The Omaha side is in the foreground.
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