Album 1 Finland and England, 1958

ID: SIA RU007006

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Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1958

Citation: Alexander Wetmore Papers, circa 1848-1979 and undated

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Creator

Wetmore, Alexander, 1886-1978

Abstract

The photograph album documents Alexander Wetmore's travel in Finland and England during 1958. Photographs include numbers, dates, and captions with description and location. Subject matter includes observed groups and individual birds (sometimes includes Latin name), nests, and environs; candid scenes of colleagues during excursions; and farms in the countryside of Finland. Locations are in the vicinity of (Finland) Otaniemi, Storträsket, Ainalinjärvi, and (United Kingdom) Norfolk. Includes photographs of Wetmore, Beatrice Thielen Wetmore, Erwin Stresemann, Dean Amadon, and Robert Winthrop Storer.

Date Range

1958

Start Date

1958

End Date

1958

Access Information

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Topic

  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Ainalinjärvi
  • Finland
  • Storträsket
  • Norfolk
  • United Kingdom
  • Otaniemi

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Photograph albums

Accession #

SIA RU007006

Collection name

Alexander Wetmore Papers, circa 1848-1979 and undated

Physical Description

1 Photograph album

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 190 Folder 1