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Title
Map showing location of Panama Canal :  as recommended by the Isthmian Canal Commission of 1899-1902  
Scale
1:100,000
Name/Creator
National Geographic Society (U.S.), creator
Andrew B. Graham Co
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectDigital ObjectLocation
Map Coll (Pusey)

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
[Washington, D.C
Publisher
National Geographic Society
Language
English
Description
1 map : col. ; 59 x 81 cm.
Form/Genre
cartographic

map
Subject
Panama Canal (Panama) -- Maps

Category
William Gorgas, 1854-1920

Public Health, 1900-

Colonialism and International Medicine

Tropical Diseases and the Construction of the Panama Canal, 1904-1914

Maps and Atlases

Note
Relief shown by contours and hachures. Depths shown by soundings.

Oriented with north toward upper left.

In lower left margin: Andrew B. Graham Co., lithographers, Washington, D.C.

In lower right margin: Oliver B. Harden del.

"Supplement to the National Geographic magazine, Washington, D.C., October, 1905."

"Reprint."

Includes notes and profile of canal.


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