Climbing a Coconut Tree, Isla Ranchería, Panama

ID: SIA2009-4291 or Wetmore Image Number 6126

Creator: Wetmore, Alexander 1886-

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: February 4, 1956

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

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Summary

A Panamanian man climbs a coconut tree on the Isla Ranchería, Panama.

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

The image was taken by Smithsonian Secretary and ornithologist Alexander Wetmore while on a scientific expedition to Coiba Island, Panama.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Alexander Wetmore Papers, Record Unit 7006, Box: 183, Folder 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

  • Trees
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Landscapes
  • Coconut
  • Islands
  • Panamanians

Place

  • Isla Ranchería, Panama
  • Panama

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Landscape
  • Person, candid

ID Number

SIA2009-4291 or Wetmore Image Number 6126

Physical description

Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and White; Size: 4.75w x 4.5h; Type of Image: Person, Candid; Landscape; Medium: Photographic print

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