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Virginia Tech

Elaine Huffman, Virginia Tech

Caption: Elaine Huffman, Virginia Tech undergraduate, records the deflection of the bridge measured by one of the dial gauges and weights set up below the center of each truss.

Credit: Jim Stroup, Virginia Tech Photo

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