Exhibit object list - Bigger, Better, Best: The Panama Canal through Children’s Literature

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Exhibit object list - Bigger, Better, Best: The Panama Canal through Children’s Literature
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Panama Canal Centennial Exhibitions
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Mixed Material
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English
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Alteri, Suzan
Perlini, Claudia
Santamaria-Wheeler, Lourdes
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IUF
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AA00025630:00001


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Bigger, Better, Best: The Panama Canal t hrough Childrens Literature| 1 Bigger, Better, Best: The Panama Canal through Childrens Literature August 8, 2014 October 10, 2014 Latin American and Caribbean Collection George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida Curated by Suzan Alteri with assistance from Claudia Perlini Part of the University of Florida Panama Canal Centennial Celebration U.S. activities within Panama exemplified American ingenuity. Fictional and nonfictiona l accounts written by Americans living in the Canal Zone, including both boys and girls adventure stories and stories from the official Canal Record, give insight into how the United States wanted the Canal constructed in the minds of its smallest citize ns: as an adventure, a trail of progress, and a set of locks that held the key to the future. Farnham Bishop (American, 18861930) Panama Past and Present 1913 The Century Company 23h23859 Baldwin Library of Historical Childrens Literature, George A. Smathers Libraries Patricia Maloney Markun (American) The First Book of the Panama Canal 1958 Franklin Watts, Inc. 23h48242 Baldwin Library of Historical Childrens Literature, George A. Smathers Libraries Clara Ingram Judson (American, 18791960) Soldier Doctor: The Story of William Gorgas 1942 Scribner 23h51217 Baldwin Library of Historical Childrens Literature, George A. Smathers Li braries Sue Core (American) Christmas on the Isthmus 1936 Clermont Press PS 3529 .D514 C4 Latin A merican & Caribbean Collection, George A. Smathers Libraries Gift of the Panama Canal Museum

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Bigger, Better, Best: The Panama Canal t hrough Childrens Literature| 2 Sue Core (American) Isthmiana 1939 Panama American Publishing Company PS 3529 .D514 I85 Latin A merican & Caribbean Collection, George A. Smathers Libraries Gift of the Panama Canal Museum Ralph Emmett Avery (American) Americas Triumph at Panama 1913 Regan Printing House TC 774 .A85 Latin A merican & Caribbean Collection, George A. Smathers Libraries Gift of the Panama Canal Museum Susan Dudley Gold (American) The Panama Canal Transfer, Controversy at the Crossroads 1999 Steck Vaughn Company F 1569 .C2 G62 Latin American & Caribbean Coll ection, George A. Smathers Libraries Gift of the Panama Canal Museum Contemporary childrens books from Panama illustrate historic and modern conflicts relating to the Canal and the Panamanian fight for independence. A compilation of stories about life in present day Panama from a childs perspective and a new board game featuring the current Canal expansion gi ve the children of Panama a voice and an outlet for understanding and describing their country. Rosalba P. de Barb (Panamanian) Panam en el Mundo 1972 Libros McGraw Hill F 1566 .B37 Latin A merican & Caribbean Collection, George A. Smathers Libraries Gift of the Panama Canal Museum Transiting the Canal Board G ame 2014 Creaciones Didacticas, S. A. Baldwin Library of Historical Childrens Literature, George A. Smathers Libraries

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Bigger, Better, Best: The Panama Canal t hrough Childrens Literature| 3 Martn Fernando Eleta Douglas (Panamanian) Adrin Emir Batista Gonzlez (Panamanian) and Oriana Basaez (Panamanian) Cuentos Infantiles Medio Pollito 2008 Editorial Mariano Arosemena PQ 7528 .M43 Latin American & Caribbean Collection, George A. Smathers Libraries Gift of the Instituto Nacional de Cultura (Panam) Pat Alvarado (American) El Barco que Estren el Canal de Panam The Ship that Opened the Panama Canal 2006 Piggy Press Books HE 537.8 .A58 Latin A merican & Caribbean Collection, George A. Smathers Libraries Pat Alvarado (American) Vuelo pico Epic Flight 2012 Piggy Press Bo oks TL 726.5 .P22 P35 Latin A merican & Caribb ean Collection, George A. Smathers Libraries