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Photography Book - Richard Misrach: Golden Gate Book - Big Steel Rising Book - Golden Gate Photographic Journey
Photography Book - Richard Misrach: Golden Gate
Member Price: $106.25
Retail Price: $125.00
Book - Big Steel Rising
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Retail Price: $7.95
Book - Golden Gate Photographic Journey
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This deluxe Parks Conservancy limited edition book presents a selection of the finest photographs from Richard Misrach's acclaimed "Golden Gate" series, is being released on the historic occasion of the seventy-fifth anniversary of the iconic Golden Gate Bridge. An astonishing range of atmosphere, light, and color unfolds, bringing fresh revelation and interpretation to a familiar view - a unique and beautiful meditation on place and time.

Richard Misrach is credited with helping pioneer the renaissance of color photography and large scale presentation in the 1970's. His work is held in the permanent collections of prestigious institutions such as the Museum of Modern Art, Whitney Museum of American Art, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. He is the recipient of numerous awards, including the Guggenheim Fellowship and four fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts.

This book is a 2012 facsimile of the original booklet issued in 1937 by Bethlehem Steel to commemorate the completion of the Golden Gate Bridge and to celebrate the company's role in its construction. As the contractor for fabrication and erection of the two towers and the steel superstructure of the roadway, Bethlehem held the largest single contract in the entire job!

20 pages, with over 50 historical photographs and blueprints!

Celebrate the San Francisco Bay Area's scenic splendor in this stunning tribute to our National Parklands. Over 80 full color images capture the natural beauty and rich history of the Golden Gate National Parks. paperback

Book - Building the Golden Gate Bridge Book - Golden Gate Bridge Inspirations Book - Joseph Strauss: Builder of the Golden Gate Bridge
Book - Building the Golden Gate Bridge
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Book - Golden Gate Bridge Inspirations
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Book - Joseph Strauss: Builder of the Golden Gate Bridge
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Great bridges define great cities. Built for the most practical of reasons, a purely functional bridge is an unremarkable connection across a gap in the landscape. When engineers and architects go further; when science, art, and resolve are manifested - then, on those rare occasions, a masterpiece is created, as it was in America in the 1930s: the iconic Golden Gate Bridge!

This book of historical photographs pays tribute to all of the men and women involved in building the Golden Gate Bridge.

207 pages, Hard Cover.

A book of quotes, photos, and inspiration to carry with you!

40 pages with dozens of full color photographs by Della Huff

As a child, Joseph Strauss had dreamed of doing something that no one else had done. The magnificent bridge - the world's longest suspension span of its day - fulfilled that ambition. This is his story, and the story of how America's most beautiful bridge came to be.

Book - Golden Gate Bridge Highlights, Facts and Figures Book Ends - Golden Gate Bridge Book - New Guardians for the Golden Gate
Book - Golden Gate Bridge Highlights, Facts and Figures
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Book Ends - Golden Gate Bridge
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Book - New Guardians for the Golden Gate
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Retail Price: $36.95
This special 75th Anniversary edition of Highlights, Facts and Figures is filled with historical information about the now famous Golden Gate Bridge and its public bus and ferry systems. We trust that your interest will be piqued!

86 pages, Paperback.

Spruce up your home with this handsome set of book ends, modeled after the iconic Golden Gate Bridge towers. Painted boldly in international orange, these book ends are sure to make a strong impression!

Features rubber padding on the bottoms for extra grip on the shelf, and is made of resin with wire cables.

Comes in a set of two book ends

Dimensions: 8" Tall x 3.75" Wide x 2.5" Deep.

National parks are a distinctively American idea, but it takes people to make these ideas happen. This unique insider's account tells how Bay Area activists forged bipartisan local and national support for an unprecedented campaign to create a great new national park. In 1970, beginning with the former Army lands originally reserved to protect San Francisco Bay, the grassroots "People for a Golden Gate National recreation Area" succeeded in preserving all of the spectacular land that frames the Golden Gate.

287 pages, Hard cover.

Written by Amy Meyer with Randolph Delehanty, with a foreword by I. Michael Heyman.

Board Book - The Mighty Golden Gate Bridge
Board Book - The Mighty Golden Gate Bridge
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Of all of the bridges in the world, there's one that stands apart. Tall and long, proud and strong, it is a work of art! The Mighty Golden Gate Bridge board book is perfect for the young reader in your family. Features clever poetry written by Robert Lieber, and beautiful Illustrations by Carol Klammer.

   
 
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