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Canal Interocéanique de Panama -- Etats-Unís de Colombie Album

 Collection
Identifier: Image Archive-Album-010

Scope and Contents

1885.  A 30 page oversize album containing sixty original albumen photographs of Panama that date to 1885 and document work on the canal by the French company under Ferdinand de Lesseps.  Photographs show architecture and everyday life in Panama.  The album contains a dedication by P.M. del Valle to Sebastián Lerdo de Tejada of Mexico.

Dates

  • 1885

Conditions Governing Access

Open to the public. No known restrictions.

Extent

60 Photographic Prints

Arrangement Note

Hollinger Oversize Box 8
Title
Canal Interocéanique de Panama -- Etats-Unís de Colombie Album
Subtitle
Album 10, Image Archive, The Latin American Library, Tulane University
Author
Ruth Olivera
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
eng

Repository Details

Part of the The Latin American Library at Tulane Repository

Contact:
7001 Freret Street
Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, 4th floor
Tulane University
New Orleans Louisiana 70118 US
(504) 865-5681