Photo Record

Object Name Print, Photographic
Catalog Number 1994.108.041
Collection Macmurphy Thatcher Family Collection
Description Print from glassplate negative. The Knoxville, Tennessee, Gay Street Bridge spanning the Tennessee River. Stone foundations support arched steel girders with zig-zag struts. There is a man standing on the bridge, along with a large group in the center of the bridge. There is slight damage along the upper and lower right hand edge of the image which replicates damage to the glassplate negative.
Date 1890s circa
Print size 7.00" x 5.00"
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category Documentary Artifact
Accession number 1994.108