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Letter from Theodore P. Shonts to Theodore Roosevelt
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Title:

Letter from Theodore P. Shonts to Theodore Roosevelt

Collection:

Library of Congress Manuscript Division

Description:

Theodore P. Shonts discusses what effect an earthquake would have on the Panama Canal and its dams in light of the recent California earthquake. Shonts defines the characteristics and limitations of a "Sea-level Canal" and provides the commission's recommendation for a permanent canal. 

Creation Date:

1906-05-24

Creator:

Shonts, Theodore P. (Theodore Perry), 1856-1919

Recipient:

Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919

Citation (Chicago Style):

Letter from Theodore P. Shonts to Theodore Roosevelt. Theodore Roosevelt Papers. Library of Congress Manuscript Division. http://www.theodorerooseveltcenter.org/Research/Digital-Library/Record?libID=o53154. Theodore Roosevelt Digital Library. Dickinson State University.
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