Alexander Wetmore embarks on a trip in El Uracillo, Cocle, Panama, 1952

150 Years of Smithsonian Research in Latin America

This exhibit, a collaboration between the National Museum of Natural History and the Smithsonian Institution Archives, celebrates the Smithsonian's pioneering contribution to the study and preservation of the natural history and cultures of the Americas. Learn about complex and rich relations among scientists of the hemisphere, and examine nearly one hundred artifacts, photographs, original documents, and rare books on this bilingual site.

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