River landing at Sóna, Veraguas, 1953

ID: SIA2009-0417 and Wetmore Neg. #5082

Creator: Wetmore, Alexander 1886-

Form/Genre: Landscape

Date: May 17, 1953

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

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Summary

Image of a river landing at Sóna, Veraguas, Panama. The image was taken by Smithsonian Secretary Alexander Wetmore on May 17, 1953 during an ornithological expedition to Panama. The image shows a wide river surrounded by trees and other vegetation. Several canoes line either side of the river bank.

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, Album: Panama 1953

Contact information

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

Date

May 17, 1953

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Topic

  • Scientific expeditions
  • Landscapes
  • Boats and boating
  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Canoes and canoeing
  • Field work
  • Rivers
  • Natural areas
  • Landscape
  • Ornithology--Field work

Place

  • Panama
  • Soná, Veraguas (Panama)

Form/Genre

  • Landscape
  • Photographic print

ID Number

SIA2009-0417 and Wetmore Neg. #5082

Physical description

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

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