- Collection ID:
United States. Nicaragua Canal Commission (1897-1899)
- Physical Description:
Collection documents the construction of the Nicaragua Canal.
Collection consists of photographs, printed reports, and publications, documenting the construction of the Nicaragua Canal. Images depict men, the river, wilderness scenes, and housing.
Collection is arranged chronologically.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Immediate source of acquisition unknown.
Collection processed by Alison Oswald, archivist, 2023.
Collection transferred to the Archives Center from the Division of Work & Industry in February 2022.
Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research. Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
Nicaragua Canal Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Conditions Governing Use
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
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