Panama Canal & Theodore Roosevelt

Panama Canal

Its an international maritime trade, it connects the Atlantic ocean to the Pacific ocean it cuts across the Isthmus of Panama, there are locks at each end to life ships up to Gatun Lake an artificial lake to reduce the evacuation of work.

Theodore Roosevelt

He was the 26th president (1901-1909), he took notice to our nations social problems, he handled the strike of 1902, gained the right to build the canal, he was the first American to win the Nobel Peace Prize, he also fought to upgrade the Navy and all the other armed forces.