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Bartlesville WW1 Memorial Bridge

   
Bartlesville WW1 Memorial Bridgeloupe
E Adams Blvd
Bartlesville
OK
USA
74006

This bridge originally carried US-60, but today it has been bypassed by a modern bridge. However, this historic bridge remains in use as a connector for Commanche Avenue, a northbound (one-way) city street. The bridge has been preserved, and an interpretive sign has been placed under the bridge where a trail is located. The bridge features decorative pillars with 10 plaques memorializing more than 800 Oklahomans who served during World War I. The plaques were donated by Frank Phillips of Phillips Petroleum. Plaques and pillars have been restored & refinished.

 
Robert Shay, PH3, USNR-R, 1964-70

"Pershing" Donors

$5 Million +


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The Lilly Endowment