S.S. Panama in Miraflores Locks

We recently came across numerous photographs of the S.S. Panama in our collection. Please help us learn more about this ship.02-38-6_0001Can you estimate a time period for this image? What years did it operate?

Have you, or anyone you know, sailed on the S.S. Panama? What are your favorite stories about the ship?

If you have any information or stories about this ship, please share your knowledge with us in the comments section!