American civil engineer born in Switzerland. Main structures include Hell Gate, George Washington, Verrazano-Narrows and San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge. Born 1879 Died 1965
Bridging New York
Story of Ammann's influence in the construction of bridges in New York. Includes a photographic tour. From the Public Broadcasting Service.
Essay by John H. Lienhard.
Othmar Ammann's Glory
Article and biography. Includes the construction of the George Washington Bridge. From the Smithsonian Magazine.
Othmar Hermann Ammann
Biography by Thomas C.Kavanagh. From the National Academy of Engineering.
Structurae: Othmar Herrmann Ammann
Includes a biography, bibliography, list of works, and portraits.
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