The Kiss of the Oceans - Panama Canal

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Stock #: 808572
Type: Postcard
Era: Divided Back
Condition: Writing
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)
Additional Details:
Map. Meeting of the Atlantic and Pacific. Canal Statistics.
From the Darlene Thorne Collection

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Front:
Meeting of the Atlantic and Pacific "The Kiss of the Oceans" NEWFOUNDLAND NOVA SCOTTIA CANLI TACOMA PORTLAND OMANA CHICAGO P NG KANSAS ATT WASTOR DENVESTIS TO NEW YORK PHILADELPHIA SAN FRANCISCO AWANAN LOS ANDE NOVOPLE GALVESTON CARACAS GEORGETOO PARAMARINO CAYENNE DOGO PARA UMA BAHIA LA PAZ RIO JANEIRO JUMONTEVIDEO BUENOS AYRES Canal Statistics. VALPARAISO Length 40 miles bell Channel.. SANTIAGO width at top ... 500 to 1000 ft. 59 bottom . 300 to 650 ft. Time of passage Ibrough Canal. 10 hours. LA CONCEPCION Locks. 3 hours. Length of crest. 8000 ft. Gatun Dam Extreme width.. 2600 ft. Height above normal lake level 30 ft. At Gatun . 3 double sets | Average lift 32 ft. Locks » Pedro Migueli double set Length - 1000 ft. 7, Miraflores. 2 double sets | Width 110 ft. Culebra Cut.. Length .......9 miles Total number of men employed . . 40,000 Estimated total cost 375,000,000 Area of Canal Zone 448 Sq. Miles FALKLAND I. CAPE HORN

Back:
5881 R MESSAGE ONL12 FOR ADDRES my Oleo y human do bleo. We Are Passion no. boldict

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