Golden Gate Bridge Research Library

 

   

School Projects and Educational Resources

 

Assistance with School Projects, including website resources to learn more about suspension bridges, teacher curriculum, making a Bridge model, download a Bridge diagram, Bridge math questions

 

STEM Learning Exhibition, Online Edition - A project funded by the National Science Foundation to support STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) learning.

 

Additional Online Archives with information and photos re: Golden Gate Bridge history.

 

Official Website of the Golden Gate Bridge 75th Anniversary, May 2012

 

Photo Gallery

 
  Historic & Contemporary Images & Video Diagram of the Golden Gate Bridge
    Plan and Elevation of the Golden Gate Bridge as Built
   

History, Construction & Opening Fiesta

  Concept for a Bridge

Special District Formed

  Bond Measure Passes Bridge Design Changes
 

Construction

Joseph Strauss

  Key Dates in Bridge History The History of the Building of the GGB - A Dissertation (1958)
 

Opening Fiesta Week

 
     

Interesting & Quirky Information

  Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) What's in a Name – The Golden Gate?
  Bridge Anniversaries The Golden Gate Bridge: Fact or Fiction
  Chronology of Interesting, Quirky Happenings Signs of the Times: 1930s World Happenings
  Bridge Closures Over the Years The Point of Fort Point: A Brief History
     

Color & Art Deco Styling

  The Color Painting the Bridge
  Art Deco and the Bridge Lighting
     

Fog Horns & Navigational Beacons

  Fog Horns Navigational Beacons
     

Bridge Capital Projects, Maintenance Projects & Traffic Management Projects

  Bridge Projects Since 1937 Current Bridge Projects
     

Bridge Maintenance and Operations Today

  Maintenance & Operations Traffic Counts/Toll Data (1937 to present)