Alexander Wetmore's House in Sóna, Veraguas, Panama

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Image of Smithsonian Secretary Alexander Wetmore's house in Sóna, Veraguas, Panama. The house is to the left of the image and Wetmore's U.S. Army Jeep is in front of the house. A group of girls in white dresses stand in front of the house and a group of people are pictured sitting on the porch. To the right of the house is another building.


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Image contained in photo album prepared by Alexander Wetmore of ornithological expedition to Panama. Wetmore Neg. #5087

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Alexander Wetmore Papers, RU 7006, Box 179, Folder: Album 1953

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520,


May 17, 1953

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions


  • Women
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Houses
  • Animals
  • Architecture
  • Jeep automobile
  • Transportation
  • Clothing and dress
  • Birds
  • Villages
  • Field work
  • Children
  • Buildings--Panama
  • Ornithology--Field work
  • Ornithology


  • Veraguas
  • Panama
  • Soná, Veraguas (Panama)
  • Soná


  • Photographic print
  • Exterior

ID Number

SIA2009-0420 or Wetmore 5087

Physical description

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

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