Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Hey Buddy

Wanna buy a bridge?

On today's date in 1883, the Brooklyn Bridge opened to the public.  15 minutes later, sales of the Brooklyn Bridge began in earnest. 

2 comments:

PISSED said...

Good morning, Last year I read the this book about the amazing feat of engineering that it took to build that bridge. If anyone is interested this is the book :)

http://search.barnesandnoble.com/The-Great-Bridge/David-McCullough/e/9780671457112

DaddyBear said...

Thanks. I like McCullough's writing. I'll have to give this one a read.

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