The Art Gallery at Penn State Lehigh Valley http://wdiy.org en Exhibition "The Eighth Street Bridge Turns 100" on Arts Salon http://wdiy.org/post/exhibition-eighth-street-bridge-turns-100-arts-salon <p>Host George and Kate welcome Ann Lalik from The Art Gallery at Penn State Lehigh Valley about the new exhibition titled The Eighth Street Bridge Turns 100, which will commemorate the 100<sup>th</sup> anniversary of the opening of the Albertus Meyers Bridge in Allentown. This bridge that is commonly referred to as the 8<sup>th</sup>Street Bridge was dedicated on November 17, 1913. General Harry C. Trexler is credited for the impetus to build the bridge to enhance the economy of the Lehigh Valley as it connected the north and south sides of Allentown. Thu, 07 Nov 2013 17:57:39 +0000 Rebecca Walz 29647 at http://wdiy.org Exhibition "The Eighth Street Bridge Turns 100" on Arts Salon