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USS Franklin Delano Roosevelt

CVB/CVA 42

Panama Canal Transit




 

My nephew, Jimmy Lee Slover is the little blond boy in this video, which was taken by Jimmy Lee's mother, Margaret Ann Slover, around 1957-58.   Jimmy Lee transcoded the video from 8mm movies and he narrates.

After viewing the video, take a minute to read " My Behind the Locks Panama Canal Inside Story" where I detail some little known facts about the Canal and its operation.

1 minute 40 seconds

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Drag slider in center to quickly move within the 10 minute film

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