Monthly Archive: September, 2014

Dance Class 1920s

Can you identify any of the people in this photograph of a dance class? Did you attend a dance class in the Canal Zone? Please share with us in the comments section below!

Baseball, players posing in white uniforms

Unfortunately we do not have any information about the people in this photograph. Can you recognize any of the players? What year might this have been taken in? What does it say on… Continue reading

Cake cutting at military site

The back of this photograph reads “Second lady from left (with glasses) is Hattie Marshall-others unknown”. We know that this photograph was taken around 1950. Can you identify anyone in this photograph other… Continue reading

Gatun Hydro Plant, Skeleton Crew 1958

Identified in this photograph are as follows: Dick Eddy, Brian Albright, and Roger Deacon. What does “skeleton crew” refer to? Do you recognize these men? What can you tell us about them? Please share… Continue reading

U.S. Naval Station Panama Canal sticker

The sticker reads “Fleet Support at the Crossroads of the World” and “U.S. Naval Station Panama Canal” along the bottom . These black dots on the countries, what do they signify? When was… Continue reading

U.S.A.T “Grant” at Manila

Unfortunately, we do not have much information on this record of the U.S.A.T Grant. What can you tell us about this vessel? Please share with us in the comments section below!

Diablo Elementary Faculty & Staff 1984-1985

Like the post from last week, we have a group photograph of the faculty and staff from Diablo Elementary a school year later (1984-1985). Are there any new faces in this photograph from last… Continue reading

Vessels in Panama Canal

Our records indicate that this photograph is of the Dredging Division in Gamboa. When might this photograph have been taken? What can you tell us about the Dredging Division in Gamboa? Please share… Continue reading

Charles Hanson and mother

We know that the man, Charles Hanson, was a worker in Iron Works for the Panama Canal. He is alongside his mother Margaret in this photograph. What can you tell us about these… Continue reading

Adelaide P. Mackereth

Unfortunately we do not have a lot of information on this photograph of Adelaide P. Mackereth. Does anyone know something about her? Please share with us in the comments section below!