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[News Script: Bridge is damaged in freak accident]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a railroad bridge collapsing near Denison, sending nine cars off the tracks. The accident was caused by a car crashing into one of the train cars and sending it into the bridge. A man and woman in the car were injured.
Date: August 10, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Suspension-Bridge.

Description: Patent for a suspension bridge, which prevents vertical motion of the floor of the bridge and is cheaper to build than other models.
Date: August 30, 1910
Creator: Greer, William H. C.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Suspension-Bridge.

Description: Patent for suspension bridges and a mechanism to overcome the vertical motion in floors of spans of bridges and provides a permanent anchorage for the cables.
Date: March 5, 1912
Creator: Greer, William H. C.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Suspension-Bridge.

Description: Patent for a suspension bridge that improves on a previous patent granted to the inventor (No. 411,499). This patent is meant to "decrease the vertical motion in floor of min span of bridge, thereby adding stability thereto; to provide for a new and improved anchorage for the suspension cables of the bridge; and, furthermore, to improve certain details of construction" (lines 15-20).
Date: January 23, 1894
Creator: Greer, William Henry Clay
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Photograph of Carpenters Bluff Bridge]

Description: Photograph of the front of Carpenters Bluff Bridge in Denison, Texas. The bridge has metal railing and a gate across the front of it. There is a sign attached to it that reads: Weight limit 8 tons. The path to the left of the bridge has a metal archway over part of it.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Partner: Private Collection of Carolyn West

[Photograph of Red River Bridges]

Description: Photograph of bridges between Oklahoma and Texas spanning the Red River. The bridge on the left is more modern, while the one on the right is of an older design, complete with rusted arched trusses.
Date: 2011-12/2012-03
Creator: West, Carolyn Effie
Partner: Private Collection of Carolyn West

[News Script: Willis Bridge]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the dedication of the Willis Bridge, connecting Gordonville, Texas with Willis, Oklahoma.
Date: October 30, 1960
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections