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A lock-chamber nearly completed at Miraflores. The average time for filling or emptying the chamber will be about 15 minutes. The usual length of the lock is 1,000 feet and the width 110 feet. The height of the walls is about 81 feet.

Physical Description

One color postcard with a divided back. The postcard was published by the Valentine-Souvenir Company in New York, New York.

Condition

Unused

Language of Postcard

English

Location

Panama–Panamá Province–Panamá

Publisher

Valentine-Souvenir Co.

Publisher Series

PC7

Date Issued

1914-1923

Object Type

Postcard

Object Size

14 X 09 cm

Original Collection

San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection

Digital Collection

Central American Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library. University of San Diego

Collection Number

Panama-20

Date Digitized

2013-12-13

Image Format

Image/JPEG

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

P:\SDCW Postcard Collection\Central America\Panama-20A

Image File Size

409 KB

Copyright

This postcard may be protected by copyright law. It is being made available for non-commercial, personal, educational, and research use only. It is the responsibility of the user to locate and obtain permission from the copyright owner(s) or heirs for any other use.

Keywords

Panamá (Province), Panama Canal, Construction, Canals, Locks, Miraflores Locks

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