A crowd of people lining a street in Soná, Veraguas, Panama, 1953

ID: SIA2009-0562 and 5102

Creator: Wetmore, Alexander 1886-

Form/Genre: Group, candid

Date: May 23, 1953

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Alexander Wetmore Papers, RU 7006, Box 179, Panama 1953

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Summary

Image of a crowd of people lining a street in Soná, Veraguas, Panama awaiting a bullfight. The crowd is standing in front of a house that Smithsonian Secretary Alexander Wetmore occupied during an ornithological field trip to Panama. The image was taken by Wetmore on May 23, 1953.

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. #5102.A film of this trip, showing the bull-fight and procession, is located in the Watson M. Perrygo Papers, RU 7306.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Alexander Wetmore Papers, RU 7006, Box 179, Panama 1953

Contact information

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

Date

May 23, 1953

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Topic

  • Houses
  • Villages
  • Buildings
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Buildings--Panama
  • Indians of Central America

Place

  • Soná, Veraguas (Panama)
  • Panama

Form/Genre

  • Group, candid
  • Photographic print

ID Number

SIA2009-0562 and 5102

Physical description

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

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