Monthly Archive: January, 2014

Pole Vaulting

Unfortunately this pole vaulting image lacks a caption. Please help us learn more about this photograph and the sport.   Can you estimate a time period for this image? Who is in it?… Continue reading

JAN 67

Please help us learn more about this January image. Where was this photograph captured? Do you recognize the coastline? What bridge is that in the distance? What body of water is this boat… Continue reading

Pacific Sailfish Club

One side of this fish reads “PACIFIC SAILFISH CLUB” and the other side says “DOC + SLIM”. Please help us learn more about this object. Where was the Pacific Sailfish Club? What time… Continue reading

A Captionless Construction Photograph

Do you recognize the location of this image? Is this part of the Panama Canal? What is the name of this site? When do you estimate this photograph was captured? What phase of… Continue reading

High Jump

The caption on reverse of this image reads “#7. High Jump (Kopneski)”Can you estimate a time period for this image? Who is in it? Was this professional high jumping or is this a… Continue reading

A Portrait During Construction

Can you estimate a time period for this image? Is it during the construction of the Panama Canal? Where is this image captured? What kind of machine is behind the man? What does… Continue reading

An Unidentified Town

The caption on the reverse of this image reads: “Canal Zone.” Could you help us identify where in the Canal Zone this image is?Does anyone recognize this group of buildings? What is the… Continue reading

Bird’s Eye View Of The Panama Canal

Please help us learn about this map found in our collection. Have you or anyone you know owned a copy of this map?  Where did you purchase it? What time period were these… Continue reading

“a Road in the City of the Dead”

The caption on the reverse of this photograph reads: “S.RF. and Cristobal, C.Z.”, “‘a Road in the City of the Dead’”,  “Monkey Hill”, and “Mt. Hope, C.Z.”Can you confirm that this photograph depicts… Continue reading

Commission Club House, Cristobal, C.Z.

Please help us learn more about this image. The caption in the front right corner reads: “COMMISSION CLUB HOUSE CRISTOBAL CZ” “OPERATED BY THE Y.MC.A.” Can anyone confirm that this was the Commission… Continue reading