Old Mami, Jim Anderson's Wife

ID: SIA2010-3502 and Wetmore Negative Number 6232

Creator: Wetmore, Alexander 1886-

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: February 10, 1957

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7006, Box 184, Folder: Panama 1957 Part 1

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Summary

Old Mami, Jim Anderson's woman standing on the ground in front of their house located in Mandinga, San Blas, Panama. The image was taken by sixth Smithsonian Secretary and ornithologist Alexander Wetmore while on an ornithological expedition to Panama.

Subject

  • Wetmore, Alexander 1886-
  • Anderson, Jim

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

  • See Negative Number SIA2010-2537 for a picture of the whole house with Jim Anderson and Mami standing on the porch and Negative Number SIA2010-2538 for a picture of Mami standing on the porch.
  • 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 1

Contact information

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

Date

February 10, 1957

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Scientific expeditions
  • School field trips
  • Panamanians
  • Field trips

Place

  • Panama
  • San Blas Islands (Panama)
  • Mandinga
  • San Blas

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

ID Number

SIA2010-3502 and Wetmore Negative Number 6232

Physical description

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

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