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North Galvez Street Overpass
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North Galvez Street Overpass site over Press Street railroad yards
September, 1950
North Galvez Street Overpass progress, shooting toward Union Station from South Broad Overpass
August 12, 1955
[Photography by Leon Trice]
North Galvez Street Overpass
Attached text: Looking down on the portion of North Galvez Street Overpass, as concrete forms are being removed. These forms will be removed and used on another portion of the Overpass.
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North Galvez Street Overpass in progress
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North Galvez Street Overpass in progress from Port Street looking toward Clouet Street
Attached text: Overpass on North Galvez to cross Press Street rail tracks is one of the few overpasses in the city which is bridge from end to end. View from Port Street side looking toward Clouet shows earthwork fill is not being used on ends.
October 30, 1950
[Photography by Times-Picayune]
North Galvez Street Overpass over Press Street railroad yards
Attached text: The North Galvez Street Overpass steel framework is being laid in place. One of the many welders on the job is shown stop one of the concrete piers as he welds one of the steel beams. Forms will be built around these beams and concrete will be poured to form the roadways of the overpass.
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North Galvez Street Overpass
February 28, 1957
North Galvez Street Overpass
February 28, 1957
North Galvez Street Overpass
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North Galvez Street Overpass: cars going through railroad yards
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[Photography by "Cole" Coleman]
North Galvez Street Overpass: William Zetzman
February 28, 1957
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