Bear Mountain Hudson River Bridge - Anthony's Nose Mountain, NY - Postcard, c. 1920s
(5 1/2 x 3 1/2 In) This is an original vintage The Ruben Publishing Co., Ruben Quality Views postcard from the 1920s. It shows a view of the Bridge and Anthony's Nose Mountain and Bear Mountain, Hudson River Bridge in New York.
"Situated at the very scenic center of the East, the BEAR MOUNTAIN BRIDGE open 24 hours daily throughout the year, saves time and miles for the motorist. The suspended span is 1,632 feet long, the entire length of the bridge being 2,257 feet. The roadway is 155 feet above the river. The towers are 350 feet high. The 3 1/2 mile scenic approach highway and bridge were opened to traffic 19 months after construction started. The newly completed scenic, 50 mile, Bronx River Parkway, extends from the eastern end of the bridge highway direct to New York City.", reads the description printed on the back.
The postcard is unused and is in GOOD condition, wear at the edges, some minor paper loss at backside edges.
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