W.A. Fishbaugh Panama Canal Photograph Album, 1905-1908
Fishbaugh, William Arthur
Hunt, George Laird
Hunt, Mary Alice Minear
Minear, A. Bruce
Engineering and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
0.15 cu. ft. : 1 box
Panama Canal (Panama)
A. Bruce Minear was sent to Panama by Theodore Roosevelt to develop the YMCA there for the men working on the canal. He assembled this album from Fishbaugh's photographs.
A photograph album of 100 commercially produced views of Panama Canal construction, by W. A. Fishbaugh. Includes some views of life in the Canal Zone, including hospitals, villages, street scenes, jungles, cemeteries, animal life, and bullfights. Most photographs have captions and numbers.
W.A. Fishbaugh Panama Canal Photograph Album, 1905-1908, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
1987.0752 (NMAH Acc.)
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