Smithsonian Tropical Research Insititute Library in Panama City

ID: SIA2011-1100 and 83-3726-21

Creator: Hofmeister, Richard K

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1983

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 4, Folder: May 1983

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Summary

The new library for tropical sciences at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute in Panama City, Panama, is dedicated on April 7, 1983. In addition to STRI's permanent scientific staff, hundreds of researchers and pre- and postdoctoral students from around the world come to Panama to take advantage of its unique ecological location and the Smithsonian facilities.

Subject

  • Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI)
  • Smithsonian Institution Libraries (SIL)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Featured in TORCH, May 1983

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 4, Folder: May 1983

Contact information

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

Date

1983

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Panama City (Panama)
  • Landscapes
  • Architecture
  • Libraries
  • Research

Place

Panama

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Architecture
  • Landscape
  • Exterior

ID Number

SIA2011-1100 and 83-3726-21

Physical description

Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Architecture; Exterior; Medium: Photographic print

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