Graham Bell Fairchild

ID: 92-15744

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1957

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 9559 Graham Bell Fairchild Oral History Interview

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Summary

In the field above Rio Boqueron, Colon, Panama.Graham Bell Fairchild (1906-1994) sits on a log. Fairchild began his career as an entomologist when stationed in Brazil for the Yellow Fever Service of the Rockefeller Foundation from 1935 to 1937. He was an entomologist at the Gorgas Memorial Laboratory in Panama City, Panama, from 1938 to 1971, serving as Assistant Director from 1958 to 1971.

Author

Unknown

Subject

  • Rockefeller Foundation
  • Gorgas Memorial Laboratory

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Photograph included in the transcript of Graham Bell Fairchild Interview by Joel B. Hagen, June 7, 1989, in Smithsonian Institution Archives.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 9559 Graham Bell Fairchild Oral History Interview

Contact information

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

Date

1957

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Entomologists
  • Field Work
  • Collecting and collections
  • Fairchild, Graham Bell
  • Scientific expeditions

Place

Panama

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid
  • Scientific illustration

ID Number

92-15744

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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