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Brooklyn Bridge (1981)

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Synopsis:
The Brooklyn Bridge was designed by a fellow named John Roebling. When John Roebling was surveying the construction site, his foot was crushed in an accident involving a ferry and a piling. His toes were amputated, but he died from infections. His son Washington Roebling then took on the project.
Washington Roebling then was incapacitated after he suffered “the bends” or decompression sickness. (Sadly, 27 people were killed during the construction of the bridge.) As Washington Roebling watched the bridge’s construction from his bedside window, his wife Emily Roebling took on the day-to-day communications between her husband and the engineers and workers on-site.
Actors:
, Sheelah Feinberg, , , Anna Hostvedt, , , , Adam Schefflan, , ,
Directors:
Voiced By:
Paul Roebling, Julie Harris, Kurt Vonnegut Jr., Richard Pini, Fred Sherry, Austin Stevens, Richard Rescia
Narrated By:
David McCullough
Writers:
Amy Stechler
Others:
Ken Burns
Genres:
TV Documentaries
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