Reference the book The Panama Canal written by Fredric J Haskin 1913. This book mentions all key players of the project and all other tangibles related to the construction the canal.
Asked in New York City, September 11 Attacks, Buildings
When were the Twin Towers in Manhattan built?
construction began in 1966, The north tower was opened in Dec. 1970 and the south tower in Jan. 1972 In order to create the 16-acre World Trade Center site, five streets were closed off and 164 buildings were demolished. During peak construction periods, 3,500 people worked at the site. A total of 10,000 people worked on the towers; 60 died during its construction. ...
Asked in Ancient Egypt, The River Nile
What did ancient Egyptian farmers do during the flood season?
They worked at construction jobs for the Pharaoh.
Asked in Panama Canal, Panama
What two countries worked together to build the Panama Canal?
The French and the U.S. worked together to build the Panama canal.
Asked in Panama Canal, Panama
Which president worked with Colombia for the opportunity of building a canal in Panama?
Theodore Roosevelt worked with Colombia for the opportunity of building a canal in Panama. ...
Asked in Sydney Harbour Bridge
How many people worked on the construction of the Sydney Harbour Bridge?
An average of 1,400 people were employed each year to work on the Sydney Harbour Bridge's construction. ...
Asked in Titanic
How many people worked on the construction of Titanic?
More than 3000men were employed during the construction period of Titanic(From 1909-1912). These men were employed to create the massive hull as well as many assembling of the mechanical parts throughout the ship. ...
What are facts or events that occurred during Theodore Roosevelt's presidency?
The Panama Canal was built during Teddy Roosevelt's presidency. President Roosevelt also worked to break up monopolies, or trusts. ...
Asked in Ancient History, Ancient Greece, Athens
What kinds of people worked in Athens during the Golden Age?
Architects, Writers, Scientists, Builders, and Artists worked in Athens during the Golden Age. ...
Asked in Panama, Canals, Panama Canal
Did people who worked in the panama canal take a shower?
No when the Panama Canal was built many men working on this would use either river water or water provided to themselves to sponge themselves. Also, men would also bathe in the safe parts of the Panama River ...
How many people died during the construction of the chesapeake bay bridge?
they suffered from Influenza 52 people My grandfather, who worked on the building of the original bridge, said there was at least one person who died during the pouring of the concrete pilings; however, I have since read that the story wasn't true. So, who knows? ...
Asked in Panama, Panama Canal
What date did the panama canal start?
Construction on the Panama Canal was started by France on the 1st of January 1881. They worked on it until the 15th of May 1889, when the company in charge of the project had to stop due to bankruptcy. After purchasing the excavating equipment, the adjacent railroad, etc. from France, the United States resumed the canal construction on the 4th of May 1904. The canal opened to the public on the 15th of August 1914. A third, wider lane is currently...
Asked in The Great Depression
During the Great Depression some people worked as tenant farmers?
That is true, some people did.
How many people worked on the Sydney Harbour Bridge?
it took 998people to build the bridge
Asked in Middle Ages
During the middle ages what were people called who lived and worked on land owned by others?
Serfs were people who worked on feudal manors owned by the lord of the manor. ...
Asked in World War 2, World War 1, Ancient Egypt
How long did people have to work during World War 2?
they worked in the country
Asked in History of the United States
What kind of jobs did people in England have during the 1600s?
The job that people in England had during the 1600s were mostly rural. Many people worked in various forms of farming. ...