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Preparing for a Blast. Drilling solid rock with heavy drills run by compressed air, which is brought through large pipes from the largest air-compressing system in the world, made up of three stations at Las Cascadas, Empire, and Rio Grande.

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

PC35

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-29

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-29A

Image File Size

474 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, Excavation, Canals, Workmen

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