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skyway bridge articles

non-jumper skyway articles, 1926 - 1979.
updated: 11.04.16

links could be broken at any time.
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05.14.76: full article

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03.10.75: full article

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09.23.74: full article
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05.29.74: full opinion article
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01.17.74: full article

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04.22.73: full article

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11.16.71: full article

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05.19.71: second skyway span opens for two lanes of southbound traffic.
05.09.80: this newer span gets knocked down.
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05.17.71: full article

stories about bridge construction, fears, a tornado that threw a car into the water,
accidents, vandals, and jumpers. this is a large article and contains several images.
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01.06.70: full article
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10.18.69: full article
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06.03.69: full article
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10.31.68: full article
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09.28.68: full article
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06.15.67: full article
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06.13.66: full article
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03.03.66: full articles
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12.31.65: full article
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09.05.64: full article
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06.20.64: no tolls on the skyway? yeah, right.
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12.21.58: full article
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06.25.58: full article
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05.07.58: full article
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04.15.58
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03.05.58: full article
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02.26.58
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02.22.58: full article
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07.17.57: toll to be cut.
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08.03.56: full article
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07.11.55: full article
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07.04.55: ironically, july 4th freedom celebrated on segregated beaches.
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04.28.55: full article
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04.03.55: full article
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02.21.55: full article
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12.26.54: full article
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11.14.54: full article
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09.08.54: new skyway bridge marks the end of the 'bee line ferry'. full article
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09.07.54: full article
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09.06.54: skyway bridge opens. full article pictures.
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09.05.54: full article
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09.03.54: full article
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08.30.54: full article
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08.16.54: coupon offer
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08.1954: 'popular mechanics magazine' article on the new bridge.
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07.13.54: full article
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1954 - 1963: segregated skyway beach hard to imagine a time like this.
07.09.54: two full articles


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05.06.55: full article


07.01.55: full article


10.08.55: full article


03.06.56: full article


09.20.56: full article


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03.26.57: full article


05.19.59: full article


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08.22.63: full article
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03.29.49: full article
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12.07.40: full article
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1926 - 1954: before the skyway, there was the Bee Line Ferry.
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