SCOPE: Information on various bridges on the Mississippi , Missouri, Illinois and Ohio Rivers.
EXTENT: Approximately 11 linear feet.
HISTORY: This collection was donated by Bill Williams. The Saint Louis Mercantile Library is thankful for his contribution to our archival collections.
ACCESS: This is Special Collection P-14. This collection is available for on-site use only in the Rare Book and Manuscripts Reading Room. Some of the collection may be photocopied, digitally scanned or photographed, depending on condition. Researchers are advised to call ahead concerning changes in hours due to University intersessions and holidays. The St. Louis Mercantile Library is located on levels one and two of the Thomas Jefferson Library building. More information about conducting research with the archival collections of the Library, including current building hours and reading room policies, can be found on our Research page. *Important* this collection is housed in an off site location and is therefore not available on demand. Patrons are urged to contact the library before their arrival. Contact information is provided below, or by calling 314-516-7247.
Preferred Citation note: The preferred citation for this collection is "From the collections of the Herman T. Pott National Inland Waterways Library at the University of Missouri - St. Louis.”
A box list is available below:
P-14 Bill Williams Bridge Collection Box List (.pdf)
A more detailed finding aid is also available:
P-14 Bill Williams Bridge Collection (.pdf)