World History Minute: Panama Canal Opens

World History Minute: Panama Canal Opens
World History Minute: Panama Canal Opens

World History Minute: Panama Canal Opens

On August 15, 1914—the Panama Canal opened. Historian John Schmidt tells us more on today's World History Minute. (photo: "Kroonland in Panama Canal, 1915" by Underwood & Underwood - http://www.jamd.com/search?text='Kroonland'. Wikimedia Commons)