Slide 18: The Port of Balboa

Material Information

Title:
Slide 18: The Port of Balboa
Physical Description:
2.0" X 2.0"
Donor:
Metinturff, Kathryne M. ( donor )

Notes

Abstract:
The eighteenth slide of the Panama Canal Commission booklet depicts the Port of Balboa. At the Pacific end of the canal, the ports were built on dry land and tidal swamp. The river mouth was widened and deepened and the dredged material brought ashore.
General Note:
made in the memory of Vikki Borell Edwards (BHS '74)
Original Location:
Envelope File 2013

Record Information

Source Institution:
Panama Canal Museum
Holding Location:
University of Florida
Rights Management:
All rights reserved by the source institution.
Resource Identifier:
accession number - 2013.23.4R
System ID:
AA00019296:00001