Guide to the Charles D. Marx Correspondence Regarding Bridges SCM0192
Finding aid prepared by Daniel Hartwig
Dept. of Special Collections & University ArchivesMay 2011
Stanford University Libraries.
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, California, 94305
Repository email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Title: Charles D. Marx correspondence regarding bridges
Identifier/Call Number: SCM0192
Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 folder(s)
Date (inclusive): 1926-1930
creator: Marx, Charles D.
creator: Marx, Charles David,, 1857-1939.
Collection pertains to the construction of a bridge from San Francisco to Oakland. Included are correspondence, memoranda, and reports of the San Francisco-Alameda County Bridge Commission, 1926, along with one sketch; and memoranda, minutes of meetings, and reports of boring operations, 1929-1930, of the San Francisco Bay Bridge Commission.
Charles D. Marx was professor of civil engineering at Stanford University from its founding in 1891 to his retirement in 1923. After his retirement he was a consultant on many engineering projects, including serving on the technical board of the San Francisco-Alameda County Bridge Commission.
Subjects and Indexing Terms
California.. Dept. of Public Works.. San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge Division..
San Francisco-Alameda County Bridge Commission..
Stanford University. -- General subdivision--Faculty.;
Bridges--California--San Francisco Bay Area.
San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge (Oakland and San Francisco, Calif.)