Photo: Short & Brown, Public Buildings, US Government
Printing Office (1939) p.547.
The Lincoln Tunnel
, connecting 39th Street in Manhattan with
Weehawken, New Jersey. The chief architect was Aymar Embury II[1,2].
Embury II Papers, Syracuse University: Embury was "architect and
supervisor of a design and construction team that executed more than six
hundred projects for the city of New York, including the Triborough Bridge,
the Lincoln Tunnel, the Henry Hudson Memorial Bridge, the Whitestone
Bridge, the Rainbow Bridge, the Jamaica Bay Bridge and The Port of New York
Authority Terminal Building."
of Aymar Embury, Supreme Court of the State of New York, index
No.34547-1941, sworn to the 3rd day of September, 1942: "In the course of my
experience I have been retained as Consulting Architect with respect to
public improvements: the Triborough Bridge, the Lincoln Tunnel, The
Manhattan achorage and approaches to the George Washington Bridge, and many