[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Underwood & Underwood
Wallace
H.C. White Co.
Dates:
1906
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (3 3/4" x 7")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0143
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Underwood & Underwood
Wallace
H.C. White Co.
Dates:
1906
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (3 3/4" x 7")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0143
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Work and Industry
Wood, Charles Edwards, 1876-1954
Wood, Charles E., Jr.
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Mechanical and Civil Engineering
More …
Dates:
undated
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1114
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

An album of photographs taken during the construction of the Panama Canal. Subjects of the photographs include the earliest digging, tree removal, mosquito control, locks, equipment, Wood's family, a fire in Colon that occurred during the building of the Canal, and the first boats to use the Canal. Photographs include images of the Gatun Dam and lo...

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)
Sucesion de I.L. Maduro, jr., Panama, Panama
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (color, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Color illustration with bilingual caption, "Electric mule towing ocean liner through Gatun Locks, Panama Canal." The image depicts an electric vehicle pulling on a cord with men walking up a flight of stairs next to it.

[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Dates:
1906-1912
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1045
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Includes photographs that document the construction and operation of the Panama Canal and buildings such as the Canal Administration Building, the Cathedral Plaza, Culebra Cut, Ferdinand de Lessep's (French diplomat) Mansion in Colon, a dam in GatĂșn, ships moving through the canal, and people.