Some Engineering Problems of the Panama Canal in Their Relation to Geology and Topography

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Report issued by the Bureau of Mines over issues encountered during construction of the Panama Canal. As stated in the introduction, "this report aims to discuss, from the viewpoint of the mining geologist, the bearing of topographic and geologic conditions on certain problems that arose in the construction of the Panama Canal" (p. 7). This report includes tables, maps, illustrations, and photographs.

Creator(s): MacDonald, Donald F.
Location(s): Panama
Creation Date: August 1915
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Technical Report Archive and Image Library
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Publisher Info: U.S. Dept. of the Interior
Place of Publication: [Washington D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: August 1915
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Panama
Description:

Report issued by the Bureau of Mines over issues encountered during construction of the Panama Canal. As stated in the introduction, "this report aims to discuss, from the viewpoint of the mining geologist, the bearing of topographic and geologic conditions on certain problems that arose in the construction of the Panama Canal" (p. 7). This report includes tables, maps, illustrations, and photographs.

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88 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.

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Keyword(s): topography | geology | Panama Canal
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Series Title: United States Bureau of Mines Reports
Series Title: Bulletin (United States. Bureau of Mines) ; 86
Added Title: United States Bureau of Mines Bulletin 86
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Technical Report Archive and Image Library
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 9590094 |
  • SUDOC: I 28.3:86
  • REP-NO: Bulletin 86
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc38741
Resource Type: Report
Format: Text