Modern Marvels: Golden Gate Bridge DVD
Modern Marvels: Golden Gate BridgeDVD
Did you know the people of San Francisco pooled their finances to help fund the Golden Gate Bridge? As the population of San Francisco grew, the ferry couldn't provide adequate transportation, so engineer Joseph Strauss began a journey in the design and building of the Golden Gate Bridge. In this compelling History Channel program, learn the back story of one of the most iconic structures in the world. A project that took over four years to complete and used 88,000 tons of steel and concrete, it remains an engineering marvel.