the Panama Canal Zone Cyber Museum
Preserving the Heritage of Zonians
The Canal Zone is gone, but....
Let the memories live forever!!
The Panamanian poet Ricardo Miro, in his poem “Patria” suggests that Panama was made so
small, so that it could be carried in the heart. We all
carry Panama in our heart until the end of time.
the heritage of Zonians with images
and information for over 20 years.
My goal is to bring a little happiness
to my fellow Zonians through images from home in the Canal Zone. If I can get
someone to smile, utter a wow or a sigh; then doing this web site was worth every minute
and dollar spent creating and maintaining them.
At your service - William P. McLaughlin
My Bio and
who are Zonians carry a solemn responsibility. As our parents before,
and we ourselves, have lived, benefited and accepted the administrations
of the government of the Panama Canal Zone, we became "de facto"
citizens of that government we have become "Zonians".
That government is no longer viable, and the Canal Zone no longer exits.
Yet our earned birthright as Zonians, we carry forever. We carry the
responsibility to perpetuate this birthright so all men will know of
the achievements of the "Ditchdiggers" and the successes of
the government and its society. We Zonians, and other like us, carry
the responsibility to be the Guardians of this piece of history.
E. Pierce - A Zonian
of this site.
divided this site up into different categories and periods in the history of Panama and
the Canal Zone.
Canal Zone Cyber Museum's - Main Show Room for the main displays. Just click
the category that you are interested in when you get there. There are selections of images
and descriptions of memorabilia from the different eras. Click the Photo Room and
the Photo of the Week to view some great photos. Historical information
can be found in the history rooms.
the images on this site are large and may take a little time to load. Please be
patient and let it load, you will certainly enjoy the final product.
Some would think that a lesser resolution photo will suffice for a web
site, but I don't. Full resolution is the policy of this web
site. I hate to cut quality with quantity.
This site has been created with
800 x 600 and
High Color 16 Bit resolution set with small fonts. Deviations from this resolution may not fulfill the presentation as it was
meant to be. If you encounter any viewing problems, please let me know.
Keep the "Son" in your eyes.
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William P. McLaughlin
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CZ Images was last revised:
April 14, 2019
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