Merle Crisler Foshag and William F. Foshag III

ID: SIA2010-3494

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1929

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7281, Box 5, Folder: Foshag Expedition Album

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Summary

Merle Crisler Foshag, wife of William F. Foshag, Curator in the Department of Geology and their son, William F. Foshag III, in Tepoztlán, Mexico. Merle is leaning on a windowsill and William III is holding two flags. Merle and William III accompanied William F. Foshag on his scientific expedition to Mexico.

Subject

  • Foshag, Merle Crisler
  • Foshag, William F. III
  • United States National Museum
  • United States National Museum Dept. of Geology

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7281, Box 5, Folder: Foshag Expedition Album

Contact information

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

Date

1929

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Topic

  • Women
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Children

Place

Mexico

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

ID Number

SIA2010-3494

Physical description

Number of Images: 1 Color: Black and White; Size: 3.5w x 4.5h ; Type of Image: Group, Candid; Medium: Photographic print

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