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Chittenden Memorial Bridge, Artists Point Road spanning Yellowstone River, Lake, Teton County, WY

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Chittenden Memorial Bridge, Artists Point Road spanning Yellowstone River, Lake, Teton County, WY

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Summary

Significance: The Chittenden Memorial Bridge, and its predecessor on the same site, provided vehicular access to the South Rim of the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Artist Point. The bridge's name honors Hiram M. Chittenden, who was the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officer in charge of road construction in Yellowstone National Park from 1891-893 and from 1899-1906. Chittenden built the first bridge on the site in 1903.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N950
Survey number: HAER WY-88
Building/structure dates: 1962 Initial Construction

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Date

1969 - 1980
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Contributors

Historic American Engineering Record, creator
Chittenden, Hiram
C M Smith Construction Company
Moran, Thomas
Caouette, Jill Patricia, field team project manager
Mitchell, Meredith, field team
Croteau, Todd, project manager
Christianson, Justine, transmitter
Christianson, Justine, transmitter
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Library of Congress
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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