3 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Isthmian Canal Commission (U.S.).

  1. Lewis M. Haupt papers, 1849-1923

    3,000 items ; 9 containers ; 4.0 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Civil engineer and public official. Correspondence, minutes, memoranda, reports, speeches, and articles relating to the selection of a route for an isthmian canal and to Haupt's efforts to secure the Nicaraguan route includes records of the Nicaraguan Canal Commission and the Isthmian Canal Commission, with further material relating to Herman Haupt and his duties as chief of construction and...

  2. John Bigelow papers, 1492-1936

    25,000 items ; 76 containers plus 2 oversize ; 30.4 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Army officer, professor, and author. Correspondence, research notes, manuscripts of articles and books, photostatic copies of manuscripts in foreign archives, bibliographical material, photographs, drawings, maps, clippings, card files, and printed matter relating largely to canals especially, the Panama and Suez canals, along with the early history of Latin America, and also including material...

  3. Canal Zone Library-Museum Panama Collection, 1804-1977

    12,700 items ; 38 containers plus 18 oversize ; 18.4 linear feet ; 8 microfilm reels -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Canal Zone Library-Museum in Balboa Heights. Correspondence, diaries, memoirs, financial and legal papers, technical drawings of canal plans, photoprints, and other papers collected by the library-museum concerning the planning and construction of the Panama Canal and business and cultural aspects of the Canal Zone.

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