Photograph of the largest bascule bridge in the world connects Terminal Island to the mainland, 1934. "Associated Press Photo -- Caution, please watch credit! / LA 2754 / From Los Angeles / Single man operates it -- The largest bascule bridge in the world is located near Los Angeles, connecting Terminal Island with the mainland. So perfectly is it balanced that a man, by his own strength, can raise or lower it. It was completed only a few years ago and traffic has increased to such an extent that propositions are under consideration to abandon the structure and dig traffic tubes beneath the channel. / lsk-435p-5/13/30-miss.r.west cx 6ny neg" -- typed note attached to verso. "Received. Examiner reference library" -- stamped on verso, dated, "May 15, 1930".; Streetscape. Horizontal photography.