PANAMA CANAL - Woodrow WILSON
General Regulations. Rules and regulations for the operation and navigation of the Panama Canal and approaches thereto, including all waters under its jurisdiction. Exectutive Order.
New York: Wittenberg Coal Company, 1914. 8vo. (8 11/16 x 5 15/16 inches). 36pp.
Early cloth backed boards, original wrappers bound in.
Provenance: Marinens Bibliotek (old inked stamps); deaccessioned by the Garnisions Bibliotek in 2017
Among the earliest directions for sailing through the Panama Canal.
The Panama Canal opened to shipping traffic on August 15, 1914. This work, issued as a promotional piece by an American coal company, prints Wilson's July 9, 1914 Executive Order number 1990 which detailed the rules and regulations for ships passing through the canal. Unrecorded in OCLC.