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The Berlin Iron Bridge Co.
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Berlin Iron Bridge Co.. The Berlin Iron Bridge Co. - Page 106. 1889. Kenneth Franzheim II Rare Books Room, William R. Jenkins Architecture and Art Library, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. November 29, 2014. http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/aapamphlets/item/621/show/595.

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Berlin Iron Bridge Co.. (1889). The Berlin Iron Bridge Co. - Page 106. Architecture Retail Pamphlet Collection. Kenneth Franzheim II Rare Books Room, William R. Jenkins Architecture and Art Library, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/aapamphlets/item/621/show/595

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Title The Berlin Iron Bridge Co.
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  • Berlin Iron Bridge Co.
Publisher U.S.A: The Company
Date 1889
Description Pamphlet of the bridges built by the Berlin Iron Bridge Co.
Subject.Topical (LCSH)
  • Iron and steel bridges
  • Iron, Structural
  • Iron and steel bridges Design and construction
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  • pamphlets
Language English
Physical Description 131 page pamphlet
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Transcript THE BERLIN IRON BRIDGE COMPANY, The Berlin Iron Bridge Co. : Whitefield, N. H. Gentlemen—We have had one of your iron bridges in use since 1883, and it has given entire satisfaction and we can recommend it to any town in want of a first-class bridge. Yours truly, A. W. Miner, Chairman Selectmen. The Berlin Iron Bridge Co. : CHESTER, Vt. Gentlemen—The iron bridge you built for the town of Chester last August is a first-class iron bridge, and so far has given entire satisfaction to the tax-payers and the community at large. Material and workmanship appear to be good, the bridge firm and rigid. We would recommend any town to examine your bridge before purchasing elsewhere. Yours truly, Calvin S. Hinds, Chairman Selectmen. The Berlin Iron Bridge Co. : Salamanca, N. Y. Gentlemen—This town has now five spans of Parabolic Truss Iron Bridges put up by the Berlin Iron Bridge Co.—three span of 133^ feet 20 ft. roadway with two five-foot walks, put up in 1883, one span 85 feet in 1884, and one span 150 feet 20 ft. roadway, in 1886, put up in place of a two span of iron bridge removed. All of these bridges give perfect satisfaction to the town and are admired by every one. Yours truly, J. E. Champlin, Commissioner of Highways. Conway, Mass. ell pleased with the bridge you built The Berlin Iron Bridge Co. : Gentlemen—I can cheerfully say, we for us last summer, and also the 200 ft span you built four years ago, between this town and the town of Shelburne. Both are giving the best of satisfaction. If more iron bridges were to be built this would be the one preferred. Yours very truly, Franklin Pease, Chairman Selectmen. The Berlin Iron Bridge Co.: Canandaigua, N. Y. Gentlemen—We, the Commissioners of Highways of the town of Canandaigua, do heartily endorse the Parabolic Truss Bridge manufactured by you. We have one low truss and four high truss bridges that have been tried forthe last five years, and they meet the approbation of the public. Wre, as a board of commissioners, cannot speak too highly of the material and workmanship in your bridges. May the good work go on. Yours truly, Dewitt Haire, ") Homer A. Davis, J- Commissioners of Highways. G. M. Duel, J The Berlin Iron Bridge Co.: Gentlemen—We have now used the Concrete bridge the towns of Westerly, R. I., and Stonington, Conn., and we are there is no better bridge in the New England States. Yours truly, B. Court Bentley, Chairman Town Council. Westerly, R. I. hich you bui't between Vily satisfied* that The Berlin Iron Bridge Co. : SACO, Me. Gentlemen—In answer to your inquiry of January 22d, would say it gives me great pleasure to say that the bridge built by your company in the city of Saco, some four years ago, has given entire satisfaction, and that the larger one of over 300 feet in length, constructed by you the past summer for the cities of Saco and Biddeford •ombined, is, in my judgment, superior to the other in consequence of several improvements in construction which you have adopted. Yours very truly, Roscoe L. Bowers, Mayor. Since above was written, we have built another bridge in this city for a new board of city officers. Berlin Iron Bridge Co.: Pike, N. Y. Dear Sir—I am in receipt of your favor of December 8th. In reply thereto I would say we have several iron bridges in this town, two of which were made by the Berlin Iron Bridge Co. I consider the bridge you built for me last fall to be the best one in western New York, without exception; it is so conceded by all who have seen it. It is a model of strength, workmanship, and beauty. Yours truly, J. A. Phillips, Commissioner of Highways. The Berlin Iron Bridge Co. : Chateaugay, N. Y. Gentlemen—This is to certify that the town of Chateaugay, N. Y., during the summer of 1886, purchased of the Berlin Iron Bridge Co. two Parabolic Truss Bridges, which are giving the best of satisfaction. It is believed that these bridges are the best in the market. Yours truly, N . G. Douglas, Town Clerk. R. W. Anderson, Supervisor. H. W Derby, 1 J. M. Warren, I H. A. Stoughton, j H. H. Hill, J John Daskin, Commissioner of Highway. The Berlin Iron Bridge Co. : Jewett City, Conn. Gentlemen—In reply to yours of the nth, I have to say, the two bridges made by you, of iron, are in place: one 62 feet and the other 102 feet long. I am very much pleased with them, and am satisfied that they are constructed on the right principle and are destined to be the bridge of- the future. J. O. Sweet, Agent Ashland Cotton Co. Justices. Berlin Iron Bridge Co.: Evans Mills, N. Y. Dear Sir—The two iron bridges built this fall by the Berlin Iron Bridge Co., give entire satisfaction to all that have seen them, and I think they are the best bridges now in use. B. M. Strong, Commissioner of Highways. EAST BERLIN, CONNECTICUT, U. S. A,