Antonio Pieto Stands Near Paulo Affonso Falls, Brazil, 1924-1924

ID: SIA2009-4231 and Chase 1819 and 2001-4339

Creator: Chase, Agnes 1869-1963

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1924-1925

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 229, Box 20, Photograph Album

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Summary

Antonio Pieto, a cangaceiro or bandit, stands holding his rifle in front of a building near Paulo Affonso Falls in Brazil.

Author

Chase, Agnes 1869-1963

Subject

  • Pieto, Antonio
  • Chase, Agnes 1869-1963
  • United States National Herbarium
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Grasses

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

This image was taken by Mary Agnes Chase on her 1924-1925 expedition to Brazil to collect botanical specimens for the United States National Herbarium at the Smithsonian.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 229, Box 20, Photograph Album

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1924-1925

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Botanical specimens
  • Field Work
  • Weapons
  • Field trips
  • Firearms
  • Paulo Affonso Falls, Brazil
  • Collectors and collecting
  • Botany
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Expeditions
  • Botanists

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

ID Number

SIA2009-4231 and Chase 1819 and 2001-4339

Physical description

Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and White; Size: 3w x 5h; Type of Image: Person, Candid; Medium: Photographic print

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