earned great recognition as the designer and builder of
the George Washington Bridge. He went on to design
several other notable bridges, including the Triborough,
Throgs Neck, and Verrazano-Narrows, as well as to oversee
construction of the Hudson Tunnel.
built some 400 drawbridges across the United States over
the course of his career, as well as the world-famous
Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco.