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Portrait of Isthmian Canal Commission Members, George S. Morison in front row at left

Collection Creator:
Morison, George S., 1842-1903  Search this
Container:
Map-folder 156
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
Collection Rights:
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.
Collection Citation:
George Morison Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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George S. Morison Collection
George S. Morison Collection / Series 4: Photographs
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep83869643f-1b53-4496-9774-29e9a2548433
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0978-ref178

The Isthmian Canal Commission Hotel at Culebra, where employees on the canal are housed. 11524 Interpositive

Topic:
PANAMA CANAL
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
H.C. White Co.  Search this
Photographer:
Wallace  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (3 3/4" x 7")
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Culebra (Panama)
Panama
Date:
1906
Local Numbers:
RSN 654

Video number 05725
General:
Similar to RSN 1852.
Currently stored in box 1.2.6 [24].
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
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.
Topic:
Buildings -- Panama  Search this
Canals -- Panama  Search this
Hotels -- Panama  Search this
Laborers -- Panama  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Interpositives -- Glass
Stereoscopic photographs
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 1: H. C. White glass plates / 1.1: H.C. White Negatives / RSN Numbers 680-773
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep84a3818e6-1c41-4413-a8bb-211922395de8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref16072

Dining-room of the Isthmian Canal Commission Hotel, Culebra. [Active No. 11525 : stereo interpositive,]

Topic:
PANAMA CANAL
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
H.C. White Co.  Search this
Photographer:
Wallace  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (3-3/4" x 7")
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Culebra (Panama)
Panama
Date:
1906
Local Numbers:
RSN 655
General:
Similar to RSN 1853.
Currently stored in box 1.2.6 [24].
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
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.
Topic:
Canals -- Panama  Search this
Dining rooms -- Panama  Search this
Hotels -- Panama  Search this
Laborers -- Panama  Search this
Restaurants -- 1890-1920 -- Panama  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Interpositives -- Glass
Stereoscopic photographs
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 1: H. C. White glass plates / 1.1: H.C. White Negatives / RSN Numbers 680-773
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8e71f15cc-3ab7-4e91-a4a3-35a5da1d92a0
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref16073

[Dining-room of the Isthmian Canal Commission Hotel, Culebra. Active no. 11525 stereo photonegative,]

Topic:
PANAMA CANAL
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
H.C. White Co.  Search this
Photographer:
Wallace  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (3-3/4" x 7".)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Culebra (Panama)
Panama
Date:
1906
Local Numbers:
RSN 1853
General:
Similar to RSN 655; "Panama / Wallace '06".
Currently stored in box 1.1.13 [157].
Orig. No. 73-A.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
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.
Topic:
Dining rooms  Search this
Restaurants -- 1890-1920  Search this
Canals -- Panama  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Black-and-white negatives -- Glass
Stereoscopic photographs
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 1: H. C. White glass plates / 1.1: H.C. White Negatives / RSN Numbers 1776-1876
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep822a5f0dd-301d-4145-b504-0ed2064ca942
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref2731

The Isthmian Canal Commission Hotel at Culebra, where employees on the canal are housed. [Active no. 11524 : stereo photonegative,]

Topic:
PANAMA CANAL
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
H.C. White Co.  Search this
Photographer:
Wallace  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (3-3/4" x 7".)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Culebra (Panama)
Panama
Date:
1906
Local Numbers:
RSN 1852
General:
Similar to RSN 654; "Panama / Wallace '06"
Currently stored in box 1.1.13 [157]
Orig. No. 72-A.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
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.
Topic:
Canals -- Panama  Search this
Architecture -- Panama  Search this
Buildings -- Panama  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Black-and-white negatives -- Glass
Stereoscopic photographs
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 1: H. C. White glass plates / 1.1: H.C. White Negatives / RSN Numbers 1776-1876
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep87cc17ccf-314e-49d1-b284-53678edf8da2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref2730

Eichhornia azurea (Sw.) Kunth

Biogeographical Region:
80 - Central America  Search this
Collector:
Isthmian Canal Commission  Search this
Place:
Gatun Lake., Panama, Central America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
Apr 1913
Common name:
anchored water hyacinth
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Commelinales Pontederiaceae
Published Name:
Eichhornia azurea (Sw.) Kunth
Barcode:
03838957
USNM Number:
692180
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/31a654335-9ef6-4640-867c-7b2efc27815c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15430126
Online Media:

1c Vasco de Nunez de Balboa unwatermarked invert single

Title:
Scott Catalogue Canal Zone 22g
Printer:
Hamilton Bank Note Company  Search this
Isthmian Canal Commission Press  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (green, black) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 3 x 2.4cm (1 3/16 x 15/16in.)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
Canal Zone (U.S. government reservation; PANAMA)
Date:
1907
Topic:
U.S. Related Areas  Search this
U.S. Related Areas  Search this
Object number:
2006.2008.1
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm894e34822-b127-48d4-8fa0-80a1f853b440
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2006.2008.1

2c Cordoba unwatermarked invert single

Title:
Scott Catalogue Canal Zone 23g
Printer:
Hamilton Bank Note Company  Search this
Isthmian Canal Commission Press  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (red, black) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 2.9 x 2.4cm (1 1/8 x 15/16in.)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
Canal Zone (U.S. government reservation; PANAMA)
Date:
1907
Topic:
U.S. Related Areas  Search this
Object number:
2006.2007.3
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8f451a2ee-b33f-4135-ac3b-5c66269065aa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2006.2007.3

Isthmian Canal Commission

Object Name:
Photograph
Credit Line:
Christiana M. Leonard, Elting E. Morison, and John H. Morison
ID Number:
1993.0113.0317
Accession number:
1993.0113
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-8c2c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_739201

10, Isthmian Canal Commission Map

Collection Creator:
Morison, George S., 1842-1903  Search this
Container:
Box 32, Item 5
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
Collection Rights:
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.
Collection Citation:
George Morison Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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George S. Morison Collection
George S. Morison Collection / Series 6: Lantern Slides / 6.1: Isthmian Canal
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep84cacd90a-61cf-42dc-af80-7c1107e060ca
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0978-ref1290

Folder 7 Isthmian Canal Commission, 1910-1914

Container:
Box 43 of 112
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 45, Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary, Records
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Records
Records / Series 1: CORRESPONDENCE, 1890-1929. Arranged alphabetically and chronologically. / Box 43
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0045-refidd1e7597

Isthmian Canal Commission, Nicaragua Route Estimate Sheet

Collection Creator:
Morison, George S., 1842-1903  Search this
Extent:
1 delete
22 3/4" x 84 1/4"
Container:
Map-folder 158
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
Collection Rights:
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.
Collection Citation:
George Morison Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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George S. Morison Collection
George S. Morison Collection / Series 7: Drawings
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8b2850af6-78a6-4e4d-baa5-1c7843c19089
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0978-ref2137

Report of the Isthmian Canal Commission, Senate Doc. Number 54

Collection Creator:
Morison, George S., 1842-1903  Search this
Container:
Box 19, Folder 12
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1901
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
Collection Rights:
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.
Collection Citation:
George Morison Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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George S. Morison Collection
George S. Morison Collection / Series 3: Reports/Printed Materials
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8edb3e0df-28b1-47a4-afe2-9ce49dd36aeb
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0978-ref90

Report of the Isthmian Canal Commission, Senate Doc. Number 54 , part 2

Collection Creator:
Morison, George S., 1842-1903  Search this
Container:
Box 20, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1902
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
Collection Rights:
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.
Collection Citation:
George Morison Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
George S. Morison Collection
George S. Morison Collection / Series 3: Reports/Printed Materials
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep80c168365-0270-4e44-b0d0-b1cf1ce40de0
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0978-ref996

Preliminary Report of the Isthmian Canal Commission, Senate Document Number 5

Collection Creator:
Morison, George S., 1842-1903  Search this
Container:
Box 19, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1900
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
Collection Rights:
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.
Collection Citation:
George Morison Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
George S. Morison Collection
George S. Morison Collection / Series 3: Reports/Printed Materials
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8396f6bf6-435f-4d58-b463-195f63f9e946
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0978-ref78

Collection of typescript reports of the Proceedings of the Isthmian Canal Commission

Collection Creator:
Morison, George S., 1842-1903  Search this
Container:
Box 15, Folder 14-15
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
Collection Rights:
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.
Collection Citation:
George Morison Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
George S. Morison Collection
George S. Morison Collection / Series 3: Reports/Printed Materials
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep85664b3d8-8a79-43ea-baed-e2dd6b9902f9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0978-ref20

Report of the Isthmian Canal Commission, Message from the President of the United States, Senate Document Number 123

Collection Creator:
Morison, George S., 1842-1903  Search this
Container:
Box 19, Folder 13
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
Collection Rights:
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.
Collection Citation:
George Morison Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
George S. Morison Collection
George S. Morison Collection / Series 3: Reports/Printed Materials
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep89b5da229-758c-4ee6-99eb-9dee5e58785b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0978-ref91

Drill core

Collector:
Isthmian Canal Commission  Search this
Expedition:
Survey of the Canal Zone  Search this
Taxon:
Drill core - Primary  Search this
Preparation:
Drill Core
Place:
Panama Canal Zone, Panama, North America
Other Numbers:
IGSN : NHB004EPT
USNM Number:
769845000
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Mineral Sciences
Rock & Ore Collections
Locality Collection
Data Source:
NMNH - Mineral Sciences Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/35868d0c3-0733-4c59-96d1-8185b0a821d1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhmineralsciences_1279208

The Panama Canal: The Dual Versus the Single lake Project, General H.L. Abbot with reply by George S. Morison, The Engineering Magazine The Preliminary Report of the Isthmian Canal Commission - Aldace F. Walker - reprinted form The Forum - April...

Collection Creator:
Morison, George S., 1842-1903  Search this
Container:
Box 21, Folder 10
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1903 June
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
Collection Rights:
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.
Collection Citation:
George Morison Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
George S. Morison Collection
George S. Morison Collection / Series 3: Reports/Printed Materials
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8c65193e5-f288-4eda-97ba-a1731af5b28a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0978-ref119

Reports/Printed Materials

Collection Creator:
Morison, George S., 1842-1903  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1846-1903
Scope and Contents:
This series consists of printed and published materials that relate to the Isthmian Canal Commission (ICC). The ICC was an American administration commission set up to oversee the construction of the Panama Canal in 1904. There are also many Senate and House related documents published by the United States Government Printing Office.

Many of the dossier's (bound reports) contain foldout maps and drawings, specifically profiles, elevations, plans and sectional views for the Panama Canal. Included is a typescript letter (Box 15, folder 14) from Morison to President Theodore Roosevelt of December 10, 1901, about the Isthmian Canal Commisioon and Morison's involvement.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
Collection Rights:
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.
Collection Citation:
George Morison Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0978, Series 3
See more items in:
George S. Morison Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8b26aaa5d-9286-4cdf-97fe-98745c99dc32
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0978-ref9

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