Alexander Wetmore Standing Next to Jeep at Rio Las Tablas, Panama

ID: SIA2008-3196 and Wetmore Neg. # 3600

Creator: Wetmore, Alexander 1886-

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: March 28, 1948

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 007006, Box 176, Folder: Album Panama 1948

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Summary

Alexander Wetmore, ornithologist and sixth Secretary of the Smithsonian, stands, leaning against a United States Army Air Force jeep at Rio Las Tablas, near Guarare, Los Santos, Panama.

Author

Wetmore, Alexander 1886-

Subject

  • Wetmore, Alexander 1886-
  • United States. Army

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Wetmore's Neg. # 3600 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 007006, 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 28, 1948

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Scientific expeditions
  • Secretariats
  • Jeep automobile
  • Secretaries
  • Transportation
  • Birds
  • Field work
  • Animals
  • Collectors and collecting
  • Specimens
  • Field Work
  • School field trips
  • Military
  • Ornithologists
  • Ornithology
  • Ornithology--Field work
  • Field trips

Place

  • Panama
  • Guarare
  • Los Santos
  • Las Tablas

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

ID Number

SIA2008-3196 and Wetmore Neg. # 3600

Physical description

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

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