This image is not available for purchase in your country.

Digging the Panama Canal, 1888

Digging the Panama Canal, 1888

C045/3805

Rights Managed

30.2 MB (5.8 MB compressed)

4025 x 2622 pixels

34.0 x 22.1 cm ⏐ 13.4 x 8.7 in (300dpi)

This image is not available for purchase in your country.

Please contact your Account Manager if you have any query.

Credit

ANN RONAN PICTURE LIBRARY / HERITAGE IMAGES / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY ANN RONAN PICTURE LIBRARY / HERITAGE IMAGES / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption

Digging the Panama Canal, 1888. Cutting a channel to divert the river Chagres during the de Lesseps attempt to dig the Panama Canal. This wood engraving shows West Indian labourers filling trolleys with spoil.

Release details

Model release not required. Property release not required.

 {{ i.shot_duration ? i.shot_duration + ' ' : '' }}{{ i.shot_uhd ? '4K ' : i.hires ? 'HD ' : '' }}{{ i.spl_number }} R{{ i.license }}

  • Add to board
  • Similar {{ mediaType(i) }}