View of the Gandy Bridge looking east from St. Petersburg, Florida.

View of the Gandy Bridge looking east from St. Petersburg, Florida.


Image Number

  • JJS0178

Year

  • 194-

Series Title

General Note

  • The six mile Gandy Bridge across Old Tampa Bay was opened in 1924. Before it was built travelers had to make a 40-mile circuit from Tampa to get to the Peninsula of Pinellas County where St. Petersburg is located.

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    Biography Note

  • Joseph Janney Steinmetz was a world-renowned commercial photographer whose images appeared in such publications as the Saturday Evening Post, Life, Look, Time, Holiday, Collier's, and Town & Country. His work has been referred to as "an American social history," which documented diverse scenes of American life from affluent northeasterners to middle-class Floridians. Steinmetz moved from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Sarasota, Florida in 1941.

Photographer/Personal Author

Physical Description

  • 1 transparency - col. - 4 x 5 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Shelf Number

  • Location: 30713, B.

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View of the Gandy Bridge looking east from St. Petersburg, Florida.
View of the Gandy Bridge looking east from St. Petersburg, Florida.

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Chicago Manual of Style

Steinmetz, Joseph Janney, 1905-1985. View of the Gandy Bridge looking east from St. Petersburg, Florida. 194-. Color transparency, 4 x 5 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/245091>, accessed 15 December 2017.

MLA

Steinmetz, Joseph Janney, 1905-1985. View of the Gandy Bridge looking east from St. Petersburg, Florida. 194-. Color transparency. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 15 Dec. 2017.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/245091>.

AP Style Photo Citation

(State Archives of Florida/Steinmetz)