Re: Tacoma Narrows Bridge Collapse

Frank Landrum (
Wed, 14 Jun 2000 14:38:23 -0700 (PDT)

I don't know if it is exclusive distribution, but Chip Taylor, Derry N.H.
distributes "Bridges" for Kaw Valley now.
Good luck,
Frank Landrum
Lane ESD
At 01:05 PM 6/14/00 -0700, you wrote:
> We purchased a video entitle, "Bridges" from Kaw Valley Films and
>Videos back in 1996. The summary of the video is as follows:
>"This production covers the history of bridges, the various uses of
>bridges, and the four basic bridge designs--beam, arch, suspension, and
>pontoon. It includes famous bridges and features actual footage of the
>spectacular collapse of the Tacoma Narrows Bridge in 1940."
>If this is sufficient then the address is: (ORDERING ADDRESS) P O Box
>3541, Shawnee KA 66203 - Phone: 800 332-5060 or 913 631-3040
>Fax: 913 631-4320
>Hope this helps
>Barbara A. Voss
>Audiovisual Services
>Pennsylvania College of Technology
>One College Avenue
>Williamsport PA 17701
>Phone: 570 320-2400 1-7774
>FAX: 570 327-4503
>>>> 06/14/00 03:22PM >>>
>Our library has a copy of the 1962 edition of the above title (16mm,
>distributor: Ohio State University) An instructor is quite certain
>that an
>updated version is available ; possibly on NOVA but a visit to their
>website does not indicate it as one of their shows that they make
>on video for sale.
>Does anyone have any information on this?
>Thanks kindly for any feedback,
>Kay Mulcaster
>Northern Alberta Institute of Technology Library
>Edmonton, Alberta T5G 2R1
>Phone: 780 471 8794
>FAX: 780 471 8813/491-3014