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Catalog Number 2015.010.0003
Object Name Contract
Year Range from 1879
Year Range to 1879
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Unknown
Description Contract between the Borough of Belle Plaine's bridge committee and the Milwaukee Bridge and Iron Works to construct a wrought iron swing bridge over the Minnesota River at Belle Plaine. The contract is paper printed and handwritten in black. It lists the bridge committee members, the location of the bridge at Grove Street, a construction schedule, a payment schedule, minimum weight loads, and transportation of materials for construction. The contract is signed by James D. Webb, Charles Hooper, William Weibeler, Michael Gates, William Henry, and Cunningham & Keepers (proprietors of Milwaukee Bridge and Iron Works). No maker's marks.
People Webb, James D.
Hooper, Charles M.
Wiebeler, William H.
Gates, Michael
Henry, William
Search Terms Contract
Borough of Belle Plaine
Minnesota River
Milwaukee Bridge and Iron Works
Bonds
Grove Street
Belle Plaine swing bridge
Cunningham & Keepers