Photo, Print, Drawing 1. Route 87, Beaver Creek Bridge, elevation. View WSW. - Beaver Creek Bridge, Hot Springs, Fall River County, SD Photos from Survey HAER SD-53
About this Item
- Beaver Creek Bridge, Hot Springs, Fall River County, SD
- Contributor Names
- Historic American Engineering Record, creator
- Hamilton, J Harper
- Northwestern Engineering Company
- Adelstein, Morris E
- Linder, Jack A
- Gray, Chris, field team project manager
- Magdalenos, Christine, landscape architect
- Marston, Christopher, project manager
- Christianson, Justine, transmitter
- Davis, Tim, historian
- Delyea, Todd, delineator
- Grinstead, Tim, delineator
- Heckaman, Stacey, delineator
- Michel, Roger, delineator
- Tichi, Claire, historian
- Haas, David, photographer
- Created / Published
- Documentation compiled after 1968
- Subject Headings
- - concrete arch bridges
- - civil engineering
- - transportation
- - South Dakota -- Fall River County -- Hot Springs
- - South Dakota -- Custer -- Hot Springs Vicinity
- - Significance: Beaver Creek Bridge was an important link in a scenic road system developed by the South Dakota State Highway Commission to facilitate motor tourism in the Black Hills. Although typical of concrete bridge construction during the 1920s, Beaver Creek Bridge represented a significant engineering achievement for this remote location. When built it was the longest, most complex example of its type in the state. The bridge and its approach roads were carefully coordinated to present motorists with striking views of the impressive structure spanning a rugged gorge.
- - Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N793
- - Survey number: HAER SD-53
- - Building/structure dates: 1929 Initial Construction
- - National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 84003254
- Photo(s): 5
- Color Transparencies: 2
- Measured Drawing(s): 3
- Data Page(s): 10
- Photo Caption Page(s): 1
- Call Number/Physical Location
- HAER SD-53
- Source Collection
- Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- Control Number
- Rights Advisory
- No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html
- Online Format
- Photo(s): 5 | Color Transparencies: 2 | Measured Drawing(s): 3 | Data Page(s): 10 | Photo Caption Page(s): 1
- Adelstein, Morris E
- Christianson, Justine
- Davis, Tim
- Delyea, Todd
- Gray, Chris
- Grinstead, Tim
- Haas, David
- Hamilton, J Harper
- Heckaman, Stacey
- Historic American Engineering Record
- Linder, Jack a
- Magdalenos, Christine
- Marston, Christopher
- Michel, Roger
- Northwestern Engineering Company
- Tichi, Claire
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Chicago citation style:
Historic American Engineering Record, Creator, J Harper Hamilton, Northwestern Engineering Company, Morris E Adelstein, Jack A Linder, Chris Gray, Christine Magdalenos, et al., Haas, David, photographer. Beaver Creek Bridge, Hot Springs, Fall River County, SD. Custer Fall River County Hot Springs Hot Springs Vicinity South Dakota, 1968. Documentation Compiled After. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/sd0080/.
APA citation style:
Historic American Engineering Record, C., Hamilton, J. H., Northwestern Engineering Company, Adelstein, M. E., Linder, J. A., Gray, C. [...] Tichi, C., Haas, D., photographer. (1968) Beaver Creek Bridge, Hot Springs, Fall River County, SD. Custer Fall River County Hot Springs Hot Springs Vicinity South Dakota, 1968. Documentation Compiled After. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/sd0080/.
MLA citation style:
Historic American Engineering Record, Creator, et al., photographer by Haas, David. Beaver Creek Bridge, Hot Springs, Fall River County, SD. Documentation Compiled After. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/sd0080/>.