Disposition of papers in the records of the Panama Canal.

by United States. Congress. Joint Select Committee on Disposition of Useless Papers in the Executive Departments

Publisher: [s.n.] in Washington

Written in English
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  • Paper products,
  • Refuse and refuse disposal,
  • Canal Zone

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Other titlesDisposition of useless papers in records of Panama Canal
SeriesH.rp.992
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
Pagination2 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16188413M

  The Panama Canal was built by the US Army Corps of Engineers between and In , an agreement was signed for the complete transfer of the Canal from the US to Panama by the end of the century. Certain portions of the Zone and increasing responsibility over the Canal were turned over in the subsequent decades. With US help, dictator. The Auditor of the Panama Canal will certify to the correctness of the statement above referred to, and, in addition, will certify that he has examined the records and accounts of all officers and agents who have collected moneys for the Panama Canal, and that the statements include all funds received by the Collector from the persona and. Panama Canal Treaty (disposition of United States territory): hearing before the Subcommittee on Separation of Powers of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, Ninety-fifth Congress. 3.   Panama Canal Expansion. In September, work began on a $ billion project to expand the Panama Canal. Expected to be complete in , the Panama Canal expansion project will allow ships double the size of current Panamax to pass through the canal, dramatically increasing the amount of goods that can pass through the canal.

Panama Canal Collection Papers , bulk Abstract. The Panama Canal Commission (PCC) was established as an independent agency in , superseding the Canal Zone Government and the Panama Canal Company. The PCC operated and maintained the Panama Canal in cooperation with the Republic of Panama from Mr. This series is a necrology and partial index to the mortuary's registers and contains records of 26, U.S. military personnel, employees of the Panama Canal Commission and its predecessors, and Canal Zone civilians processed through the Gorgas Hospital Mortuary between and   Panama Canal Facts. The Panama Canal, which stretches 50 miles across Central America’s narrowest point, provides a major trade route for countries in . The Panama Canal created a canal between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans and was overseen by the Isthmus Canal Commission. O workers populated what became known as the Panama Canal Zone, which comprised around square miles. When the U.S. established a government in this zone, it also acquired what was a French hospital. Gorgas.

Disposition of papers in the records of the Panama Canal. by United States. Congress. Joint Select Committee on Disposition of Useless Papers in the Executive Departments Download PDF EPUB FB2

(record group ) overview of records locations table of contents administrative history records of the panama railroad company records of the compagnie universelle du canal interoceanique and the compagnie nouvelle du canal de panama records of the nicaragua canal board and the nicaragua canal commission The Panama Canal Related Publications Collection provides a digitized record of the official documents published by the Panama Canal Commission, its predecessor agencies, and other Federal agency publishers about the Panama Canal from the early 20th century through the ’s.

Scope and Contents The Earl Harding papers consist of correspondence and other manuscript records, government documents, other published material, and photographs pertaining to the Revolution in Panama ofAmerican involvement in the Canal Zone, and the libel suit brought by Theodore Roosevelt against the editors of "The World," including Joseph Pulitzer.

France and The Panama Canal - France and The Panama Canal research papers outline the history of the French and their attempts to build the Panama Canal.

The Path Between the Seas - The Path Between the Seas research papers examine the book by David McCullough that goes into the creation of the Panama Canal. McKinley and American Imperialism - At the turn of the 20th century. Vital Records (Birth and Death) Since December 1,vital records formerly issued by the Panama Canal Commission are being issued by the Department of State in Washington, D.C.

Vital records for births and deaths in the former Panama Canal Zone are available for the period between Febru and Septem The5Pointsof Authorityin thisBook hechaptersinthisbookpertainingtothe actualconstructionoftheCanalwerereadandcorrected ls.

Requesting Records; The Canal Record. The Canal Record by the Isthmian Canal Commission. The Canal Record by the Panama Canal Society.

Newspapers and Serials. Star & Herald, Isthmian Inklings, The Workman, The Panama American, Panama Canal Review, Panama Canal Review en español. Early history of Panama Canal and the French failure Wed, – Page 7 St.

Louis Post-Dispatch (St. Louis, Missouri) United States signs canal treaty with Panama. The papers cover topics such as senate elections, the National Conservative Political Action Committee, and U.S. Presidents’ handling of canal issues.

Cohen, Allan S. The material in this collection consists of reports, committee lists, legislative bills and acts, memorandums, letters, news articles and editorials, publications, agendas, fact. Discover librarian-selected research resources on Panama Canal from the Questia online library, including full-text online books, academic journals, magazines, newspapers and more.

Home» Browse» History» Central American History» Panamanian History» Panama Canal. (MEDICAL RECORDS AFTER ): National Personnel Records Center Page Boulevard St. Louis, MO Beginning December 1,Canal Zone vital records (Birth and Death from through Septem ) formerly issued by the Panama Canal Commission are being issued by the Department of State in Washington, DC.

About Panama Canal Zone, Gorgas Hospital Mortuary Records, Dr. William Crawford Gorgas served as the Surgeon General of the U.S. Army from to and is best known for stopping the spread of yellow fever and malaria.

Book Sources: Panama Canal A selection of books/e-books available in Trible Library. relating to the negotiation and application of certain treaties on the subject of the construction of an interoceanic canal, and accompanying papers.

Joseph Pennell's Pictures of the Panama Canal by Joseph Pennell. Panama Canal Department. The Panama Canal Department was created as a separate command of the United States Army on 26 June by separation from the Eastern Department.

The department was initially headquartered at Ancón, relocating to Quarry Heights on 1 April It was responsible for the defense of the Canal Zone, including land areas. The Panama Canal: The Story of how a jungle was conquered and the world made smaller (Wonders of the World Book) by Elizabeth Mann and Fernando Rangel | Feb 4, out of 5 stars Paperback $ $ Get it as soon as Thu, Oct FREE Shipping on your first order shipped by Amazon.

The Panama Canal was one of the greatest accomplishments by mankind, in my opinion. Among the great peaceful endeavors of mankind that have contributed significantly to progress in the world, the construction of the Canal stands as an awe-inspiring achievement.

The idea of a path between North and South America is older than their names. Correspondence, speeches, writings, legal records, newspaper clippings, and other papers concerning Bunau-Varilla's activities in the United States (), his efforts relating to the Panama Canal, and his role in the Panamanian revolution and as minister plenipotentiary for the new government.

Includes material pertaining to the Hay-Bunau-Varilla treaty of and an eyewitness account. Panama Canal, Spanish Canal de Panamá, lock-type canal, owned and administered by the Republic of Panama, that connects the Atlantic and Pacific oceans through the narrow Isthmus of length of the Panama Canal from shoreline to shoreline is about 40 miles (65 km) and from deep water in the Atlantic (more specifically, the Caribbean Sea) to deep water in the Pacific about 50 miles.

COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

The Panama Canal officially opened on Augalthough the planned grand ceremony was downgraded due to the outbreak of WWI. Completed at a cost of more than $ million, it. The Panama Canal: The Story of how a jungle was conquered and the world made smaller (Wonders of the World Book) by Elizabeth Mann and Fernando Rangel | Feb 4, out of 5 stars Paperback $ $ Get it as soon as Wed, Jun FREE Shipping on orders over $25 shipped by Amazon.

The Panama Canal (Spanish: Canal de Panamá) is an artificial 82 km (51 mi) waterway in Panama that connects the Atlantic Ocean with the Pacific Ocean.

The canal cuts across the Isthmus of Panama and is a conduit for maritime trade. One of the largest and most difficult engineering projects ever undertaken, the Panama Canal shortcut greatly reduces the time for ships to travel between the.

Panama, Select Baptisms, (in Spanish)Panama, Select Marriages, (in Spanish)Panama, Select Deaths, (in Spanish) 48, Panama Canal Zone, Gorgas Hospital Mortuary Records, 26, View other Birth, Marriage & Death collections related to Panama (5). Volume XI covers the period fromwhen a controversy was ignited in Limon, Costa Rica, in response to a letter that Garvey sent to the Limon Times, untilwhen workers on the Panama Canal undertook a strike sponsored in part by the UNIA.

The primary documents are extensively annotated, and the volume includes twenty-two critical. Thousands of people worked in the Panama Canal Zone between andand the surviving court records are the most important source of information for learning about their lives there.

(RC) In Record GroupRecords of the Panama Canal Zone, the National Archives has only Panama Canal Zone marriage certificates through Special Report of the Governor of the Panama Canal on the Atrato-Truano Canal Route.

DISPOSITION: Permanent. Retain one copy of the report. Transfer to NARA in Destroy duplicates found in Accession No.boxes Report of the Governor of the Panama canal under PL with annexes, appendices, and errata.

Although the canal project was started by France inthe United States purchased French equipment and excavations in Panama in and began construction. A decade later, after political struggles, changes in leadership, million dollars in spending, and the death of an estimated 5, workers, the project was complete.

This series contains burial records including disposition of remains, disinterment documents, and cremation information relating to the Ancon and Gorgas Hospitals in Panama. These records include photographs, and forms containing death records. This series was transferred to the Panama Canal Health Department, Mortuary unit from April.

Until Panama was a protectorate of the United States, but after World War II the relationship between them changed. Control of the Canal Zone, over which the U.S.

still maintained authority, became more contentious, and by the ’s discussions began regarding control of the Canal September 7, the Torrijos-Carter Treaties were signed, granting full Panamanian control over.

Panama Canal - Panama Canal - Locks: The canal locks operate by gravity flow of water from Gatún, Alajuela, and Miraflores lakes, which are fed by the Chagres and other rivers.

The locks themselves are of uniform length, width, and depth and were built in pairs to permit the simultaneous transit of vessels in either direction. Each lock gate has two leaves, 65 feet (20 metres) wide and. This collection contains research papers and background materials consisting of notes from newspaper articles, interviews, presidential library documents, and conservative organizations’ documents and financial records.

This material was used by Adam Clymer to write his book “Drawing the Line at the Big Ditch: the Panama Canal Treaties and the. All personnel records for the Panama Canal are a part of RG Records of the Panama Canal, and are located at the National Archives at St.

Louis. The records may provide a lot of genealogical information such as the age, place of birth, parent’s names, occupation, and whether the employee was single or married.Essay The Panama Canal The canal is joining the atlantic and pacific oceans.

It runs from Cristobal on lemon bay, a part of the Caribbean sea, to Balboa, on the Gulf of Panama. The canal is slightly more than 64 km long, not including the dredged approach channels at either end. The minimum depth is m, and the minimum width is m.