CBS Evening News for Friday, May 20, 1983
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(Studio) Item with regard to 100th anniversary of building of Brooklyn Bridge introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(NYC) Fabled bridge featured. [Author "The Great Bridge", David McCULLOUGH - praises bridge.] John Roebling, designer, noted; photograph shown. Washington Roebling noted as chief engineer; photograph shown. Story of building of bridge told. Walt Whitman quoted. [McCULLOUGH - recalls immigrants, says bridge bespeaks "Made in American"] Scenes of bridge shown.
REPORTER: Charles Osgood
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