Title Volumes II through V: Annual Reports, San Francisco Oakland Bay Bridge.
Binding Soft Cover
Book Condition Near Fine condition
Publisher [Sacramento] [California State Printing Office [1936-1938]
Seller ID 3099
4 vols.; 4to; original printed, illustrated gray wrappers; black & white photographs throughout; folding architectural plans, charts throughout; tables. Volume II on Construction Development; Vol. III, Construction Progress; Vol. IV, describes completion of construction; the start of construction of the Bridge Railway; operation & maintenance. Volume V with t.l.s bound in from Charles Derleth to C.H. Purcell, Chief Engineer, acknowledging with thanks this copy of the reports, etc., and with Purcell's business card pasted down on lower left margin of letter. Minor wear at edges.
Also: with the ownership signature "C. Derleth Jr." in pen on top edge of front cover. Charles Derleth, Jr. who was a member of the Board of Consulting Engineers for both the Golden Gate Bridge and the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge. He was the Chief Engineer for the Carquinez Strait Highway Bridge built in 1927.