Patrick McBriarty: Chicago River Bridges
Date: Tue. February 18, 2014
Time: 6:00 pm
Harold Washington Library Center
Cindy Pritzker Auditorium
400 S. State Street
About this event:
Patrick McBriarty author of Chicago River Bridges will provide a multimedia presentation on Chicago's bridges and recount his journey into this amazing topic of innovation, design, and major contributions by Chicagoans to moveable bridge technology. The Windy City has long been a center for drawbridge development making Chicago the Drawbridge Capital of the World, and the greatest working drawbridge museum of any city on earth. Afterward he will be available to answer questions and sign copies of the his book Chicago River Bridges.
Seating is limited and available first come, first served. Books are available for purchase at the event.