George Molnar at Water Tank, Barro Colorado Island

ID: SIA2008-6182

Creator: Wetmore, Alexander 1886-

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: April 5, 1948

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Alexander Wetmore Papers, RU 7006, Box 176, Folder: Album: Panama 1948

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Summary

George Molnar examining the new water tank at Barro Colorado Island, in Gatun Lake, Panama. Taken by Alexander Wetmore, ornithologist and sixth Secretary of Smithsonian, during an ornithological field trip to Panama.

Author

Wetmore, Alexander 1886-

Subject

  • Molnar, George
  • Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Image contained in photo album prepared by Alexander Wetmore of his trip to Panama. Wetmore Neg. #3642

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Alexander Wetmore Papers, RU 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

April 5, 1948

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Scientific expeditions
  • Secretariats
  • Secretaries
  • Water tanks
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Employees
  • Water-supply
  • School field trips
  • Field trips
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees

Place

  • Barro Colorado Nature Monument (Panama)
  • Panama
  • Barro Colorado Island (Panama)
  • Gatun Lake (Panama)

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

ID Number

SIA2008-6182

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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