SAT 12 NOV »»» An 80th Birthday Party for the Emperor Norton Bridge!
Oct 19, 2016 — In 1872, Emperor Norton wrote and had published — in his "imperial gazette," the Pacific Appeal — three Proclamations setting out his vision for a great bay-spanning bridge linking Oakland and San Francisco via Yerba Buena Island.
Sixty-four years later — on 12 November 1936 — the Emperor Norton Bridge opened for traffic.
Some call it the Bay Bridge. ;)
On Saturday 12 November 2016, the Emperor Norton Bridge turns 80.
If you're in the Bay Area on that day, please join The Emperor's Bridge Campaign for a celebration to wish the Emperor's bridge a happy birthday and to...
Show your support for putting Emperor Norton's name on his bridge in 2022 — the 150th anniversary of the Emperor's proclamations setting out the original vision for the bridge.
Follow the link for details!
The Emperor's Bridge Campaign
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