Thu, Jun 20 | Bayside Historical Society

80th Anniversary of the Whitestone Bridge: Author Talk with Jason Antos

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80th Anniversary of the Whitestone Bridge: Author Talk with Jason Antos

Time & Location

Jun 20, 2019, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Bayside Historical Society, 208 Totten Ave, Bayside, NY 11359, USA

About The Event

Cost: Free for BHS members; $5.00 for non-members

2019 marks the 80th Anniversary of the Whitestone Bridge, which opened to traffic on April 29, 1939. Jason Antos, author of Images of America: Whitestone, will do a presentation on the remarkable history of this connection between Queens and the Bronx, and gateway to the 1939 World's Fair. Learn some fascinating facts as Jason chronicles this facet of Whitestone’s development.

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