The annual Spring luncheon and joint meeting of the Friends of the Panama Canal Museum Collection and the Panama Canal Society will be held Saturday, March 7, 2020, in the Smathers Library Building on the University of Florida campus. If you are interested in attending the luncheon, please refer to the registration form for PCS members. Luncheon attendees will be able to view the new exhibition in the Albert Nahmad Panama Canal Gallery, entitled Are We Next? Fear and Social Roles in World War II. This exhibition examines the defense of the Panama Canal during the Second World War. As a result of the attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941, there was heightened…
Happy 2020, PCMC members! We need your help identifying the locations photographed below. Do you know what these buildings are, where they were located, and/or the approximate date these photographs were taken? 1. Location unknown, date unknown. 2. Location unknown, date unknown. 3. Location unknown, 1943. 4. Location unknown, date unknown. Note the roller coaster in the background.