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Building Water Tank on Barro Colorado

Creator:
Unknown
Title:
Building Water Tank on Barro Colorado
Date:
c. 1940s
Summary:
James Zetek, director of the Canal Zone Biological Area, Francisco "Chi Chi" Vitola, chief of the labor force, and Smithsonian Secretary Alexander Wetmore standing in front of construction of a new water tank on Barro Colorado Island in the Panama Canal watershed. The CZBA is now the Smithsonian Tropical Research. Institute
Restrictions:
No restrictions
Topics:
Barro Colorado Island Biological Laboratory, Construction, Secretaries, Entomologists
Subjects:
Vitola, Francisco, Wetmore, Alexander 1886-, Zetek, James b. 1886, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI)
Category:
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Places:
Panama, Barro Colorado Island (Panama), Barro Colorado Nature Monument (Panama)
Form/Genre:
Photographic print, Group, candid
Local Number:
92-15290
Physical Description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Full Record:
http://siris-sihistory.si.edu/ipac20/ipac.jsp?&profile=all&source=~!sichronology&uri=full=3100001~!9997~!0#focus
Building Water Tank on Barro Colorado, by Unknown, c. 1940s, Smithsonian Archives - History Div, 92-15290.

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