Brooklyn Bridge

Brooklyn Bridge

Passport Episode 1 | 58m 58s

Today it's a symbol of strength and vitality. 135 years ago, it was a source of controversy. This documentary examines the great problems and ingenious solutions that marked the construction of the Brooklyn Bridge. From conception to construction, it traces the bridge's transformation from a spectacular feat of heroic engineering to an honored symbol in American culture.

Aired: 05/24/82

Expires: 03/29/19

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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