These selected images come from a book in our collection date to the 1920s. The images depict military base(s). Please help us learn about them. Were there military camps in Panama during the 1920s? Did you have an experience with a military camp like this in or near the Canal Zone? Can you identify the location of this photograph? Any information you can add to these photographs that may be useful– please share your knowledge in the comments section!
On the back of this photograph, a handwritten caption reads “Caũa Saddle.” Does anyone know anything about the caption? Do you recognize the figure in the foreground or the campsite behind him? What is the figure doing in the forest? We are looking for an estimated date and location for the photograph. If you have any information about this scene, please share with us in the comments section!