Alexander Wetmore and Fulo Arosamena, La Honda, Panama

ID: SIA2008-3201 or Wetmore 4030

Creator: Perrygo, Watson M. 1906-1984

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Date: March 15, 1948

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7006, Box 176, Folder: Album Panama 1948

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Summary

Alexander Wetmore, ornithologist and sixth Secretary of the Smithsonian, stands to the left of a U.S. Army Air Force jeep. Wetmore's Panamanian field assistant, Fulo Arosamena, stands to the right of the jeep, in La Honda, Los Santos, Herrera, Panama.

Subject

  • Arosemena, Dionysio (Fulo)
  • Wetmore, Alexander 1886-

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Wetmore's Neg. # 4030 is from a photo album documenting his Panama trip in 1948. The album is part of the Alexander Wetmore papers located in Smithsonian Institution Archives.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7006, Box 176, Folder: Album Panama 1948

Contact information

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

Date

March 15, 1948

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Topic

  • Secretariats
  • Animals
  • Jeep automobile
  • Transportation
  • Secretaries
  • Specimens
  • Field Work
  • Birds
  • Expeditions
  • School field trips
  • Military
  • Field trips
  • Ornithologists
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Herrera (Panama : Province)
  • La Honda
  • Panama
  • Los Santos

ID Number

SIA2008-3201 or Wetmore 4030

Physical description

Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 4.5w x 4.5h; Type of Image: Group; Medium: Photographic print

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