Construction of Brooklyn Bridge

Construction of Brooklyn Bridge

May 24, 1883 – The Brooklyn Bridge in New York City is opened to traffic after 14 years of construction.
The grand display of fireworks and illuminations at the opening of the great suspension bridge between New York and Brooklyn (1883) 
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May 24, 1883 – The Brooklyn Bridge in New York City is opened to traffic after 14 years of construction.

The grand display of fireworks and illuminations at the opening of the great suspension bridge between New York and Brooklyn (1883)

via NYPL