1909 Print Gatun Spillway Construction Panama Canal Dig ORIGINAL HISTORIC TW3


This is an original 1909 2-page halftone print set (two single-sided, both with unrelated print on the reverse) of the excavation for a spillway at Gatun, during the building of the Panama Canal.


This 102+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging in margins. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is printing on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6 x 4.5 inches; 15 x 11 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: excavate, dig, cut, cutting, Culebra, Empire Hill, irrigation, build, construction, Chagres River, waterway, spill-way, trench, valley, ridge, Mindi, Bas Obispo