You might not know that one of their featured images has ties to our current SRC debate!
|Hedda Swart at his Wedding|
from the Mill's "Romance" Exhibit
|Apparently a Third Bridge|
was his idea!
(from a January, 2017 SJ piece)
It's got to be the same person, right?!
And our current best information suggests he was the original source of talk about a third bridge.
|Marion Street Bridge Planning, 1946-50|
Concept as built
Notes with his grave suggest he grew up on Front Street in a house between D and Division Streets. So he would have had a front seat to cross-river traffic and successive waves of development and then redevelopment on the river.
There are no great lessons here, just minor comedy and amusing historic footnotes, I think.