Panama Canal Workers

Fall 2007, Vol. 39, No. 3 Looking for an Ancestor in the Panama Canal Zone, 1904–1914 By Robert Ellis The Panama Canal, ca. 1900–1914. The canal was 10 miles wide and about 50 miles long. (106-RC-129) In 10 years, between 1904 and 1914, the United States mounted and completed one of the most massive construction projects […]