Delivering Firewood in Parita, Panama

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A man, delivering firewood to Alexander Wetmore's ornithological field trip house in Parita, Herrera, Panama, stands beside a horse, from which he has unloaded the firewood, now on the ground. A jeep can be seen in the background. Taken by Wetmore during an ornithological field trip to Panama.


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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,


March 15, 1948

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  • Scientific expeditions
  • Animals
  • Wood
  • Jeep automobile
  • Transportation
  • Labor unions
  • Natural History
  • Horses
  • School field trips
  • Field trips
  • Labor
  • Natural history
  • Panamanians


  • Herrera (Panama : Province)
  • Panama


  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

ID Number

SIA2008-6189 and Wetmore Neg. # 4032

Physical description

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

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