Alexander Wetmore at lunch, 1953

ID: SIA2009-0708 and Wetmore Neg. #5178

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Person, candid

Date: June 8, 1953

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Alexander Wetmore Papers, Collection 7006, Box 179, Folder Album Panama 1953

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Summary

Smithsonian Secretary Alexander Wetmore eating lunch in Isla, Crocita, Veraguas, Panama. The image was taken on June 8, 1953 during a Wetmore ornithological expedition to Panama. Wetmore sits under a grove of trees, holding a bowl and a spoon.

Subject

Wetmore, Alexander 1886-

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

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

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Alexander Wetmore Papers, Collection 7006, Box 179, Folder Album Panama 1953

Contact information

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

Date

June 8, 1953

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Trees
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Animals
  • Secretaries
  • Birds
  • Field work
  • Natural areas
  • Food
  • Ornithologists
  • Ornithology--Field work

Place

  • Panama
  • Veraguas (Panama : Province)

Form/Genre

  • Person, candid
  • Photographic print

ID Number

SIA2009-0708 and Wetmore Neg. #5178

Physical description

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

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