Eighty-three years ago today (August 15, 1929), Joseph Baermann Strauss was appointed Chief Engineer for the Golden Gate Bridge project. His original bridge design was for a cantilever-suspension hybrid, but by the time it went into production, that design changed to the full-suspension bridge we all know. When the bridge opened in 1937 it was the […]
Robert Louis Stevenson once said that there is no more beautiful convergence of land and sea than where the Pacific Ocean marries the land at Golden Gate Harbor. Image copyrighted. Reproduction, copying & file sharing prohibited.
On this hot afternoon I’m remembering cooler temperatures, sea breezes and seagulls flying over the Pacific Ocean near San Francisco. *Reproduction, Copying and file sharing prohibited*