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2:19. Panama Canal., 04/10/1914., bulk: 1914 - 1914

 File — Multiple Containers

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection 4 consists of letters and documents by and about notable individuals in history, literature, religion, government, and other fields. The items in these collections are gifts and purchases.


  • 04/10/1914.
  • Majority of material found in 1914 - 1914

Conditions Governing Access

Most manuscripts collections at the Georgetown University Booth Family Center for Special Collections are open to researchers; however, restrictions may apply to some collections. Collections stored off site require a minimum of three days for retrieval. For use of all manuscripts collections, researchers are advised to contact the Booth Family Center for Special Collections in advance of any visit.


From the Collection: 1.5 Cubic Feet (3 boxes)

Language of Materials


Container Summary

1 Autograph Letter Signed (with envelope) dated 04/10/1914 from George Fuss to Joseph Gassert, enclosing a set of negatives [retained in this folder] and mentioning working at a power plant in the Canal Zone; sent on Isthmian Canal Commission Canal Zone letterhead. Also, 17 black-and-white photographs of the Canal Zone printed from these negatives. Acquired from Marquette University.

Repository Details

Part of the Georgetown University Manuscripts Repository

Lauinger Library, 5th Floor
37th and O Streets, N.W.
Washington DC 20057