Panama, 1951 : photographs

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Creator

Gazin, C. Lewis (Charles Lewis) 1904-

Abstract

Three envelopes containing a total of 51 black-and-white photographs depicting field work and people during Gazin's trips to Panama, 1951. The first envelope contains images of people in Ocu at their home, possibly Panamanian colleagues of Gazin and their family. The second envelope is labeled "Pablo + locality" and depicts field work. Photos from the third envelope depict field work in El Hatillo. Workers are shown creating field jackets (encasings) for specimens.

Date Range

1951

Start Date

1951

End Date

1951

Access Information

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Topic

  • Paleontologists
  • Paleontology

Place

  • Panama
  • Ocú

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Black-and-white photographs

Accession #

SIA RU007314

Collection name

Charles Lewis Gazin Papers, 1901-1984 and undated

Physical Description

51 photographs

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 19 Folder 4