Panama City

ID: SIA2008-3200 or Wetmore 3659

Creator: Wetmore, Alexander 1886-

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: April 7, 1948

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

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Summary

View is of Panama City from the third floor balcony of the Tivoli Hotel, Ancon, Canal Zone, Panama. Alexander Wetmore, ornithologist and sixth Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, made several trips to Panama to collect bird specimens.

Author

Wetmore, Alexander 1886-

Subject

Wetmore, Alexander 1886-

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Wetmore's Neg. # 3659 is from a photo album documenting his Panama trip in 1948. The album is part of the Alexander Wetmore papers 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

April 7, 1948

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Topic

  • Landscapes
  • Panama City (Panama)

Place

  • Panama City
  • Panama
  • Ancon
  • Tivoli Hotel

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Landscape

ID Number

SIA2008-3200 or Wetmore 3659

Physical description

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

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