Late Breaking News
April 12, 2001 -
The Gig Harbor Peninsula Historical Society and
Museum has launched its fifth on-line exhibit, "A Tale of Two Gerties," which
focuses on the history of the first and second Tacoma Narrows Bridge.
To view the site, click here: http://gigharbormuseum.org/nbonlinexhibit.html
March 28, 2001 - Coming Soon - Underwater Images And Movies of how Galloping Gertie Looks on the ocean floor Today!!
March 27, 2001 - Underwater Atmospheric Systems will be going down under the bridge to find Leonard Coatsworth's Vehicle that fell into the water with the bridge in 1940 and maybe his dogs Collar!! We Will be with there too, Giving you up to date information on the progress of locating and the raising of the Vehicle. Keep Checking back for more Details!!
March 25, 2001 - the Website Officially Went Online after 17
Months of Gathering information from just about every source imaginable, solving conflicts of information, implementing new technology, managing contributions and visiting locations like the Historical Society, have produced a web site that we all can be proud of.
Those of you who have contributed to the content of this product deserve a big Thanks...and are (should be) listed in the credits.
We have come a long way, and are no where near complete. Currently, there are over 1000 files that make up the data base with many more to be created. We are still receiving information from many contributors. We would like to welcome comments regarding the site, content, layout, likes, dislikes or whatever that will extend the integrity of this product.
We hope you will get as much enjoyment from viewing this Info Center as we did creating it!