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Cappelen Memorial Bridge
  
Groundbreaking reinforced-concrete, continuous arch bridge designed by Frederick W. Cappelen and Kristoffer Olsen Oustad and built in 1919–23.

County:  Hennepin
Address:  E. Franklin Ave. over Mississippi River
City or Township:  Minneapolis
Listing Date:  November 28, 1978
Nomination:  78001537.pdf
Significance Level:   National
Criteria:   A, C (see criteria)
Date:   1919
Style:   Reinforced Concrete Arch
Architect:   Cappelen & Oustad
Theme:   engineering, transportation
Historic Functions:   Road-related (Vehicular)
Current Functions:   Road-related (Vehicular)
Foundation Material:   Concrete
Roof Material:   Inapplicable
Wall Material:   Inapplicable


Photo of Cappelen Memorial Bridge



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