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Othmar Ammann
Othmar Ammann
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.

Joseph Baermann Strauss
Joseph Baermann Strauss
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.

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