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Waldo-Hancock Bridge Dedication, 1932

Among the great resources in the State Archives are the records of Maine governors. In 1932, Governor Tudor Gardner was prominent in the newspaper coverage of the bridge's dedication. Here are selections from his scrapbook.

Will the replacement bridge win a "most beautiful" award as did the original?

Waldo-Hancock Bridge Award Article Waldo-Hancock Bridge Dedication

Kennebec Journal, June 10, 1932     Bangor Daily News, June 13, 1932

Waldo-Hancock Bridge Dedication Waldo-Hancock Bridge Dedication
Portland Sunday Telegram, June 12, 1932   Portland Press Herald, June 10, 1932