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Catalog Number WF 0617
Caption Deception Pass Bridge construction
Description View of Deception Pass bridge construction which began in August 1934. The work began on the Whidbey Island side of the pass, the first step being the excavation of the footing for Pier 1. This view, taken from Rosario, looks east toward the pass and shows that the piers have been completed on the Whidbey side. Work proceeded under the direction of Lacey V. Murrow, director of the State Highway Department, and O. L. Elwell, bridge engineer.
Date 1934, September
Photographer Unknown
Collection Wallie Funk Collection
Subjects Place - Fidalgo Island
Structure - Bridge
Transportation - Maritime
Credit line Donated by Wallie Funk, Wallie Funk Collection
Place Deception Pass, WA
Search Terms Deception Pass Bridge
Whidbey Island
State Highway Department
Object Name Print, Photographic