Panama Canal Commission Photonegatives, 1903-ca. 1939
United States Panama Canal Commission
Panama Canal Company
6 cu. ft. : 34 boxes
Panama Canal (Panama)
The Panama Canal Commission, a U.S. government agency, operated the Canal during the 20-year transition period that began with Panama Canal Treaty implementation on October 1, 1979. The Commission replaced the former Panama Canal Company.
A collection of 719 negatives on various subjects relating to the building of the Panama Canal and the U.S. presence there until the late 1930s.
Panama Canal Commission Photonegatives, 1903-ca. 1939, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
1979.0543 (NMAH Acc.)
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment. Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves