Advice and Consent: The Panama Canal Treaties

Senate Advice and Consent document for the Panama Canal Treaty, April 18, 1978
National Archives and Records Administration, General Records of the U.S. Government

Aerial view of the Mariflores Locks on the Panama Canal, ca. 1978
National Archives and Records Administration, Records of the U.S. Information Agency

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Senator Frank Church (Democrat, Idaho) speaks in favor of ratification, April 18, 1978

Senator Robert P. Griffin (Republican, Michigan) speaks in opposition to ratification, April 18, 1978

Donated Historical Materials in the National Archives

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