Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 17 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Box 1
Identifier: Image Archive-Collection 30
Scope and Contents 1911-1912. 13 photoprints and postcards of the Panama Canal under construction and the Canal Zone.
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.
Identifier: Manuscripts-Collection 58
Scope and Contents 1904-1913?. Travel journals and albums of commercial photographs of Edith Bayne Denegre, a native of New Orleans. She describes in some detail her trips to Cuba in 1909 and Panama in 1911, where she visited Col. William Crawford Gorgas and viewed construction of the Canal. Also includes her short history of Mexico written about 1913. 11 pieces; 190 photographs.
Identifier: Image Archive-Collection 39-(20)
Scope and Contents 1905-1913. 56 vintage postcards, mostly in color, originally assembled in an album, with views of Panama and the Canal Zone, Costa Rica, including San José and Limón, and Belize/British Honduras.
Identifier: Image Archive-Album-026
Scope and Contents 1919-1920. An album of 45 leaves containing 512 gelatin silver prints snapshots taken while the photographer was working in Peru. The images include urban and rural scenes from Lima, Callao, Pachacama, Huancayo, and Piura. In addition are scenes from Colón, Panamá and the Canal, and Jamaica.
Identifier: Photograph Collection-39-(09)
Identifier: Image Archive-Album-038
Scope and Contents c. 1925. An album of 201 gelatin silver prints taken and assembled around 1925. Included are 6 contemporary color postcards of Panama and 10 sepia postcards of Colombia. All of the photographs were probably taken by a U.S. visitor who traveled the region by steamship. The images provide scenes of the Canal Zone, the canal locks, official and ornate buildings, private residences, and working class residents of the Canal Zone. Also included are views of boats and ships, the Marco Polo Yacht...
Dates: c. 1925
Identifier: Image Archive-Collection 38-(24)
Scope and Contents c. 1965. 7 black and white aerial photographs (9" x 9 1/4") of the Panama Canal. The images include living quarters, the Curudu School, the Pedro Miguel Locks, Fort Amador, Thatcher Ferry Bridge, and Howard Air Force Base.
Dates: c. 1965
File — Box 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: Image Archive-Photograph Collection 80-(2)
Scope and Contents 1913. 13 stereograph views of the Panama Canal and life in the surrounding Canal Zone area. Included are images of the Gatun locks, the Gatun Dam, the Culebra Cut, ships passing through the Canal, construction zones, the Colón harbor, and everyday scenes of the Canal Zone residents and workers.
Identifier: Image Archive-Collection 38-(3)
Identifier: Image Archive-Album-015
Scope and Contents 1904-1907. A portfolio album of 991 gelatin silver photoprints on 81 oversize leaves. The images include views of Panama showing the Canal and its construction, Panama City and other towns, government officials, social settings, colonial architecture and the San Blas Indians. Most were taken by C.L. Chester.
Dates: 1904 - 1907
Identifier: Image Archive-Collection 21
Scope and Contents 1965-1968. 370 35mm color slides taken during Peace Corps training in New Mexico and Peace Corps activities in Honduras. The collection also contains vacation slides taken in Panamá, Ecuador, Perú, Bolivia, Colombia, Guatemala, and Honduras.
Identifier: Image Archive-Collection 59
Scope and Contents c. 1933-1988. A collection of 1,420 black and white prints, 1,900 negatives, 18 contact sheets, and assorted photographic and print materials. The majority of the photographs, negatives and slides document church architecture and religious art in Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru, Honduras, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Bolivia, El Salvador and United States. Also shown are colonial and domestic architecture, street scenes, antiquities, folk art, furniture, mountains, markets, archeological sites and...
Dates: ca. 1933-1988
Identifier: Image Archive-Collection 08
Scope and Contents 142 reproduction prints of original Eadweard Muybridge photographs of colonial architecture and daily life in Central America. The Sidney D. Markman Collection of Eadweard Muybridge Prints contains 142 black and white 9" x 6" copy prints of original Eadweard Muybridge photographs of colonial architecture, landscapes, coffee plantations, and daily life in Central America, taken in 1875. For more background on the Guatemalan photographs, see Eadweard Muybridge...
Identifier: Image Archive-Collection 07
Scope and Contents 1950. A collection of approximately 3,200 photographs of the colonial architecture of Antigua, Guatemala, archaeological sites and colonial architecture of Mexico, colonial architecture and pre-Columbian art of Panama, architecture of Spain.
Identifier: Image Archive-Album-020
Scope and Contents 1932-1933. A private album of 304 black and white photographs recording travels to Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Bolivia, Peru, Colombia, Panama, and Cuba. It consists of both amateur and commercial photographs. The views include scenes of the laboring classes and pre-Columbian ruins. The photographs are identified with typed captions.
Identifier: Image Archive-Album-032
Scope and Contents c. 1946. Seven albums containing 173 gelatin silver photographs (5" x 7") taken by Admiral Wayne Stouffle when active in the United States Navy during his visits to Panama and Guatemala, with a few views of Haiti and Cuba. The images show scenes or urban and rural life, the life of U.S. naval officers in the Panama Canal Zone, and also of Maya people in Guatemala.
Dates: c. 1946