Oxcart Near Monagrillo, Panama

ID: SIA2008-6186

Creator: Wetmore, Alexander 1886-

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: February 24, 1948

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

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Summary

Near Monagrillo, Herrera, Panama, an oxcart loaded with wood is being pulled by two oxen. A driver sits on top of the wood. Taken by Alexander Wetmore, ornithologist and sixth Secretary of Smithsonian, during an ornithological field trip to Panama.

Author

Wetmore, Alexander 1886-

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Image contained in photo album prepared by Alexander Wetmore of his trip to Panama. Wetmore Neg. #4025

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Alexander Wetmore Papers, 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

February 24, 1948

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Natural History
  • Secretaries
  • Field trips
  • Landscapes
  • Wood
  • Birds
  • Oxen
  • Secretariats
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Ornithologists
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Natural history
  • Panamanians

Place

  • Panama
  • Herrera (Panama : Province)
  • Monagrillo (Panama)

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Landscape
  • Person, candid

ID Number

SIA2008-6186

Physical description

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

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