Object of the Day

Caũa Saddle

A handwritten caption on the back of this photograph reads “Caũa Saddle.”  We are currently looking for more information about this caption and photograph.

2013.8.75frontIs this scene a part of the Panama Canal construction?  Is “Caũa Saddle” the location or the project name?

Do you know where this is?  Possibly the water on the left is a stream, canal, or lake– can you name it?

What are they building here?  Why are the wood posts and barrel partly in the water?

If you have any information about this scene or its caption, please share with us in the comments section!


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