Bygone Americana

The view south from atop the Golden Gate Bridge. San Francisco, 1955.
By Nat Farbman

The view south from atop the Golden Gate Bridge. San Francisco, 1955.

By Nat Farbman

(Source: TIME)

The Golden Gate Bridge. San Francisco, circa 1940.

The Golden Gate Bridge. San Francisco, circa 1940.

(Source: vintag.es)

Construction workers building the Golden Gate Bridge. San Francisco, 1956.

Construction workers building the Golden Gate Bridge. San Francisco, 1956.

(Source: independent.co.uk)

View of Marin County, from the Golden Gate Bridge’s southern tower prior to 1968.

View of Marin County, from the Golden Gate Bridge’s southern tower prior to 1968.

(Source: 1x1.fi)

Cars cross the Golden Gate Bridge, circa 1940.

Cars cross the Golden Gate Bridge, circa 1940.

(Source: 1x1.fi)