[Close-up of fallen palm fronds]
Albumen silver print
Image: 7 3/4 x 10 5/8 in.
Mount: 12 15/16 x 15 1/16 in.
u.l. numbered in graphite: 44
l.c. in negative: 25
Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas, Anonymous gift
From Survey to Canal: Photographs of the Isthmus of PanamaNovember 20, 2010–May 1, 2011
This exhibition explores the most immense engineering project of the 20th century through photographs that offer glimpses into the extraordinary scale and human expense of the Panama Canal, which transformed the trade route between the Pacific and Atlantic oceans.