Archives - October, 2016

La Calma

La Calma

Al inicio del proceso de restauración de esta casa que hemos denomidado La Calma, solo quedaba la planta baja de la edificación original.  El perímetro estaba bastante delineado con los pocos muros de calicanto sobrevivientes y las fincas colindantes una dos de ellas...
American Trade Hotel

American Trade Hotel

Project comprised of three lots, one adjacent to the other, located between Central Avenue and Plaza Herrera. The first phase (Lot 9921) housed the tallest building, in terms of the project as well as for that era; it is considered to be the first tall building built...
American Trade Hall

American Trade Hall

D urante la construcción del Ferrocarril y después del Canal por los Norteamericanos, la presencia de comercios e instituciones bancarias norteamericanas en la ciudad de Panamá fue natural y notoria.  The National City Bank of New York, institución bancaria que creció...
Las Clementinas

Las Clementinas

The original building, located at the corner of 11th Street and Avenue B, was built in the 1930s. The structures were built over the trench of the city wall, taking advantage of the slopes allowed by the space immediately outside the city wall in front of the windward...
Casa Vidal

Casa Vidal

This is a single-family residence with a business establishment at the street level. The first known records date back to the 19th century, and describe a property made of stone masonry, wood, and covered in roof tiles, belonging to Mrs. Dona Arosemena de Vidal. The...