Three Sisters Bridge

Title

Three Sisters Bridge

Subject

Three Sisters Bridge (Washington, D.C.)
Freeways
Potomac River
Transportation Planning

Description

Photos of proposed site and design plans for the Three Sisters Bridge over the Potomac River as a part of the Potomac River Freeway/Interstate 66. The Three Sisters Bridge plan proposed in 1961 was strongly opposed by most residents of the area and many city officials, and the plan was canceled fully in 1977 after many protests and political and legal battles.

Creator

District Department of Transportation

Date

Various

Format

Photographs
Maps

Language

English

Type

Prints

Citation

District Department of Transportation , “Three Sisters Bridge,” DDOT Historic Collections, accessed June 23, 2024, https://ddotlibrary.omeka.net/items/show/134.

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