Covered bridges and the birth of American engineering / executive editors, Justine Christianson, Christopher H. Marston ; authors, James Barker, Lola Bennett, Joseph Conwill, Sheila Rimal Duwadi, Dario Gasparini, Richard O'Connor, Mathew Reckard, Rachel Herring Sangree ; associate editors, Michael R. Harrison, David A. Simmons.
Washington, D.C. : National Park Service, Historic American Engineering Record, 2015.
"This study is conducted under a joint agreement between the Federal Highway Administration-Turner Fairbank Highway Research Center, and the National Park Service-Historic American Engineering Record (HAER)."
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Introduction and acknowledgments / Justine Christianson and Christopher H. Marston -- Portfolio of covered bridge trusses recorded by the Historic American Engineering Record / edited by Christopher H. Marston -- HAER and the documentation of covered bridges / Richard O onnor -- Overview of the National Historic Covered Bridge Preservation Program / Sheila Rimal Duwadi -- History of covered bridges in the United States / Lola Bennett -- Engineering design of covered bridges / Dario Gasparini, Rachel Sangree, and Jim Barker; edited by David A. Simmons and Michael R. Harrison -- The development of the American truss / Dario Gasparini, Rachel Sangree, and Matthew Reckard; edited by David A. Simmons -- Builders and practices / Joseph D. Conwill -- The preservation and future of covered bridges in the United States / Justine Christianson and Christopher H. Marston -- Appendix: Covered bridges documented by HABS/HAER.