John Augustus Roebling (1806-1869)


Selected Bibliography

Latimer, Margaret, Brooke Hindle, and Melvin Kranzberg. Bridge to the Future: A Centennial Celebration of the Brooklyn Bridge. New York: The New York Academy of Sciences, 1984.

McCullough, David. The Great Bridge. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1972.

Steinman, D. B. The Builders of the Bridge: The Story of John Roebling and His Son. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1945.

Trachtenberg, Alan. Brooklyn Bridge: Fact and Symbol. 2nd Ed. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1979.

Archival Collections

John A. Roebling Collection. Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Finding aid.

Roebling Collection, 1830-1926. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Archives & Special Collections, Troy, New York. Finding aid.

Roebling Family Papers, 1821-1960. Special Collections and University Archives Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ. Finding aid.