Story of the murals

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Comparison slides of the Murals at the Administration Building in the Panama Canal.

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  • 1. Story of the Murals

2. Murals
Located in the rotunda of the Panama Canal Administration Building
Painted by New Yorker William B. Van Ingen
Also painted murals in U.S. Library of Congress and Philadelphia Mint.
Depict the labor involved in the building of the Canal through four scenes.
3. Culebra Cut Excavation
4. Construction of Miraflores Locks
5. Gatun Dam Spillway Construction
6. Canal Lock Gate Under Construction