The Launch of Sea Raider

ID: SIA2010-3543 or Wetmore Negative Number 6278

Creator: Wetmore, Alexander 1886-

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: February 26, 1957

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7006, Box 184, Folder Panama 1957 Part 2

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Summary

The Sea Raider, with skipper Richard E. Parker is at the anchor in Ensenada Venado, Los Santos, Panama. A row boat is also in the water. The image was taken by Smithsonian Secretary and ornithologist Alexander Wetmore while on a ornithological expedition to Panama.

Subject

Wetmore, Alexander 1886-

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

The geographic location of this image is approximated by the information provided in Wetmore's original description of the image. It is not an exact longitude and latitude.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7006, Box 184, Folder Panama 1957 Part 2

Contact information

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

Date

February 26, 1957

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Boats and boating
  • Landscapes
  • Transportation

Place

  • Panama
  • Los Santos (Panama : Province)
  • Los Santos
  • Venado

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Landscape

ID Number

SIA2010-3543 or Wetmore Negative Number 6278

Physical description

Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 4.5w x 4.6h; Type of Image: Landscape; Other; Medium: Photographic print

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