Panama Canal: Past and Future, Day 1

Before the official transfer of control of the Panama Canal to Panamanian authorities, the history and operations of the canal were… read more

Before the official transfer of control of the Panama Canal to Panamanian authorities, the history and operations of the canal were discussed. Mr. McCullough talked about the importance of the canal and its history. Mr. Alfaro then talked about his youth in Panama and protests in the 1960s against U.S. policies towards Panama. Other participants then discussed canal operations and treaty negotiations and responded to viewer comments and questions. The program ended with historic footage of the treaty signing ceremony and a presidential address from President Carter. close

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Panama Canal: Past and Future, Day 1

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Program ID:
154079-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Video Magazine
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 7, 1999
Last Aired:
Dec 30, 1999

Airing Details

  • Dec 07, 1999 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 08, 1999 | 12:23am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 08, 1999 | 8:30am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 29, 1999 | 9:33pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 30, 1999 | 9:36am EST | C-SPAN 2
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