Posted by: Cornwall Community Museum | May 25, 2016

Cornwall Postcards. International Railway Bridge/Roosevelt International Bridge.

scan0025 Sammy in the Sunlight, Cornwall Canal, looking west towards the International Bridge and Howard Smith Paper.


The postcard was mailed in 1905.


Reverse of above postcard.



Photocard of the New York and Ottawa Railway Bridge collapse, June 23, 1908.



West Front School is the building under the middle span of the bridge.



This is a sample of the postcards depicting Cornwall’s bridges in the collection of the archives at the Cornwall Community Museum.




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