Album 1 Panama, 1960 : includes photographs of Wetmore, Beatrice Thielen Wetmore, and Frank Alexander Hartman

ID: SIA RU007006

Creator: Panama, 1960

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1960

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

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Abstract

The photograph album documents Alexander Wetmore's work in Panama in 1960. Most sites visited are in the vicinity of Pearl Islands and Chiriqui. Photographs are numbered, and captioned with location, description, and date. Subject matter shorelines (beaches, rivers); open terrain of Chiriqui; birds, nests, and their environs; structures in villages; candid images of colleagues and Panamanian employees; examples of vegetation; and preparing specimens. Includes photographs of Wetmore, Beatrice Thielen Wetmore, and Frank Alexander Hartman.

Date Range

1960

Start Date

Jan 13, 1960

End Date

Apr 01, 1960

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Gamboa
  • Panama
  • Perlas, Archipiélago de las
  • Canal Zone
  • Chiriquí, Provincia de

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 192 Folder 1