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American Experience: Panama Canal
Mark Samels, WGBH Educational Foundation

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Panama Canal (Film/TV/Video Broadcast or Recording)
Title: Panama Canal
Writer: Michelle Ferrari
Director: Stephen Ives
Producer: Amanda Pollak
Abstract: On August 15th, 1914, the Panama Canal opened, connecting the world's two largest oceans and signaling America's emergence as a global superpower. This AMERICAN EXPERIENCE film, using an extraordinary archive of photographs and footage, interviews with canal workers and firsthand accounts of life in the Canal Zone, unravels the remarkable story of one of the world's most significant technological achievements.
Year: 2010
Primary URL:
Primary URL Description: Companion website
Access Model: Open Access
Format: DVD
Format: Web