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Isthmus of Panama. : showing Panama Canal.

Description: Map shows path of the Panama Canal, proposed dams, lakes, and reservoirs, canal locks, existing and "proposed new location" for the railroad, cities and towns, and named mountain peaks. Insets: "Republic of Panama" and "Profile of Panama Canal." Relief shown by hachures, profile, and spot heights. Depths shown by profile. Scale [ca. 1:633,600].
Date: 1904
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the world showing the real time in every principal city : when 12 o'clock noon at Washington.

Description: Map shows world time zones, political divisions, ocean depths and currents, and distances between points on world map; route of the Panama Canal through the Isthmus of Panama, cities, roads, and political districts. Includes clocks with time by location, national flags in margins, index, "Distances Saved," and portraits of international heads of state. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:88,700,000] and [ca. 1:158,400].
Date: 1912
Creator: Kenyon Company (Des Moines, Iowa)
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Isthmus of Darien

Description: Map shows areas surveyed along the Prevost, Savana, Morti, and Asnati Rivers in Panama. Coastline near Caledonia Bay on Atlantic side and Gulf of San Miguel coastline and Darien "Harbour" on the western side are displayed. Relief shown by hachures and by cross sections. Scale not given.
Date: 1866
Creator: Gisborne, Lionel
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the Isthmus between Chagres and Panama.

Description: Map shows proposed route of Panama Canal, railroads, roads, and existing settlements. Inset: Profile of proposed canal. Relief shown by hachures and profile. Depths shown by soundings. Scale [ca. 1:105,000].
Date: 1867
Creator: Garella, Napoléon, 1809-1858
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Letter from Armando Carles-Peralta to John J. Herrera - 1964-01-31]

Description: Letter from Armando Carles-Peralta asking John J. Herrera to send a letter of introduction on his behalf to Thomas Mann, the Secretary for Latin American Affairs, to discuss the upcoming Panamanian elections with attention paid to fighting Communism. The letter is typed on Carles-Peralta's own letterhead for the Panamanian Corporations, Laws and Maritime Documentation.
Date: January 31, 1964
Creator: Carles-Peralta, Armando
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Map of the United States Canal Zone : showing the completed Panama Canal.

Description: Map shows boundaries between the U.S. Canal Zone and the Republic of Panama, canal route, railroads, the French canal, harbors details, reservoirs, notable geographical features, cities and towns; Alhajuela Storage Basin as under construction. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:432,000].
Date: [1930..1935]
Creator: C.S. Hammond & Company
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Isthmus of Panama.

Description: Map shows trails, Panama Canal, canal locks, harbors, Panama Railroad, cities, and military posts for the "United States Canal Zone." Includes index of chief cities and population statistics. Relief shown by hachures, spot heights, and by profile. Depths shown by profile. Scale [ca. 1:633,600] and [ca. 1:5,575,680].
Date: [1912..1920]
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Postcard of a Funeral Parade, Panama]

Description: Postcard of a funeral parade in Panama. Fire fighters are carrying floral wreathes through the street. Formally dressed citizens are watching from the surrounding buildings. The back of the postcard has a handwritten message to the recipient that says, "Did you like Panama [...] post cards?"
Date: unknown
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[Photograph of Members of a Show in Panama]

Description: Photograph of a group of 31 members of a show in Panama. There is a mixture of servicemen and other performers. Many of them are holding band instruments. There is an older woman sitting on the floor with a large floral dress spread out over her legs.
Date: 1945
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

Topographical relief map of the Panama canal and surrounding territory showing lock canal as proposed by latest plans, artificial reservoirs, dams, spillways, and other important features

Description: Map shows route of the Panama Canal through the Isthmus of Panama; ruins, cities, railroads, roads, military posts, rivers, lakes, swamps, and political departments. Includes legend and index. Relief shown pictorially, by profile, and by spot heights. Depths shown by profile and by isolines. Scale [ca. 1:147,840].
Date: 1909
Creator: Geographical Publishing Co.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Panama.

Description: Map shows route of the Panama Canal; railroad, rivers, major cities, notable mountain peaks, and sub-sea cables; distances, progress of the Panama Canal's excavation through "Feb. 1900." Relief shown by shading and by profile. Depths shown by profile. Scale [ca. 1:2,650,000] and [ca. 1:298,000].
Date: 1904
Creator: Americana Company
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Photograph of U.S.S. Texas Crew Members]

Description: Photograph of crew members of U.S.S. Texas standing in front of one of the gun turrets. A handwritten note on the back of the photo says "U.S.S. Texas - Panama - Feb. 1846, 'E Div. Gang'" and names the men in the photo as Kuzsera, Kot, Sims, Potter, Moriority, and Sinnette.
Date: February 1946
Partner: Texas Parks & Wildlife Department

The seat of war in the West Indies.

Description: Map shows overview of coastline of the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean area; port towns of Portobelo, Havana, Veracruz, and Cartagena, illustrated profile of the approach to Havana harbor, the castle of San Juan de Ulúa, and Veracruz; roads, streets, buildings, and fortifications. Includes historical notes, legends, and one view, "A prospect of the Havana." Insets: [Map of] "A long sandy bay called St. John's Bay," [Map of the] "Bay of Honda or the deep bay in Cuba," "View of the town and its port by Capt. Pearson," and "View of the castle of San Juan de Ulúa from ye town by Capt. Pearson." Relief shown by hachures, pictorially and profile. Depths shown by soundings. No scale noted.
Date: 1762
Creator: Bowen, Emanuel, d. 1767.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Johnson's Central America

Description: Map shows Central America railroads and canals, political sub-divisions during the mid-nineteenth century. Includes notes and dates on boundaries and railroads. Insets: Mazanilla Island, Aspinwall City Naval Bay, City of Panama, the "Nicaragua Route", Harbor of San Juan de Nicaragua, and Isthmus of Panama. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Scale not given.
Date: 1859
Creator: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett), 1827-1884
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Johnson's Central America

Description: Map shows Central America railroads and canals, political sub-divisions during the mid-nineteenth century. Includes notes and dates on boundaries and railroads. Insets: [Johnson's Mexico] "Territory and Isthmus of Tehuantapec," [Johnson's Central America] Manzanilla I.," "Aspinwall City, Navy Bay," "City of Panama," "The Nicaragua Route," "Isthmus of Panama," and "Harbor of San Juan de Nicaragua." Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Scale not given.
Date: 1863
Creator: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett), 1827-1884
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library