Mariá Asista in Boca del Río Indio, Colón, Panama , 1952

ID: SIA2009-0017 and 4847

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Form/Genre: Person, candid

Date: March 10, 1952

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Alexander Wetmore Papers, RU 7006, Box 178, Folder: Album 2

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Summary

Image of Mariá Asista in Boca del Río Indio, Colón, Panama. Asista is pictured sitting in a boat and holding a paddle. The caption explains that Asista was visitor from across the river. The image was taken by Smithsonian Secretary Alexander Wetmore on March 10, 1952, during an ornithological expedition.

Subject

Asista, Mariá

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Image contained in photo album prepared by Alexander Wetmore of his trip to Panama. Wetmore Neg. #4847

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Alexander Wetmore Papers, RU 7006, Box 178, Folder: Album 2

Contact information

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

Date

March 10, 1952

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Topic

  • Women
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Boats and boating
  • Villages
  • Rivers
  • Indians of Central America

Place

  • Boca del Río Indio (Colón, Panama)
  • Panama
  • Colón (Panama)

Form/Genre

Person, candid

ID Number

SIA2009-0017 and 4847

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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