Name

Gustav Lindenthal

Career

Architect/Engineer

Occupation 1

Bridge builder

Region

NA/Mid-Atlantic region

Era

Age of Steam and Steel (1866-1920)

Born

1850

Died

1933

Text

Czech-born bridge builder. Completed the Williamsburg Bridge (1903) and designed the Queensborough/59th St.(1909) Bridge in New York City. The City's Commissioner of the Department of Bridges, 1902-04. Also designed the Hell Gate Bridge (1917). Mentor of Othmar Amman.

Related Images

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Related People

Amman, Othmar H.


Related Locations


Queensboro/59th St. Bridge, Hell Gate Bridge (UNLINKED)