Isla Canal de Afuera

ID: SIA2010-0514 and Wetmore # 6120

Creator: Wetmore, Alexander 1886-

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: February 4, 1956

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Alexander Wetmore Papers, Record Unit 7006, Box: 183, Album: Panama and Coiba, 1956

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Summary

A distant view of the Isla Canal de Afuera seen from Ranchería, Panama. The image was taken by Smithsonian Secretary Alexander Wetmore while on a scientific expedition to Coiba Island, Panama, to study birds.

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Historic Images of the Smithsonian

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Alexander Wetmore Papers, Record Unit 7006, Box: 183, Album: Panama and Coiba, 1956

Contact information

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

Date

February 4, 1956

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Topic

  • Scientific expeditions
  • Landscapes
  • Islands
  • Natural areas

Place

  • Isla Canal de Afuera
  • Panama
  • Pacific Ocean

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Landscape

ID Number

SIA2010-0514 and Wetmore # 6120

Physical description

Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 4.71 x 4.38; Type of Image: Landscape; Medium: Photographic print

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