Bea Wetmore on Dock Juan Mina, Canal Zone

ID: SIA2011-0051 and Wetmore Neg. # 8231

Creator: Wetmore, Alexander 1886-

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: January 19, 1961

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7006, Box 186, Folder: Album Panama 1961

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Summary

Bea Wetmore, Smithsonian Secretary Alexander Wetmore's second wife, stands on a dock at Juan Mina, in the Canal Zone, Province of Colon, Panama. The dock has a roof over it. Two boats are tied up beside the dock. The image was taken by sixth Smithsonian Secretary and ornithologist, Alexander Wetmore, while on one of his many scientific expeditions to the country.

Author

Wetmore, Alexander 1886-

Subject

Wetmore, Annie Beatrice Thielen

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7006, Box 186, Folder: Album Panama 1961

Contact information

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

Date

January 19, 1961

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Docks
  • Transportation
  • Women
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Boats and boating

Place

  • Panama
  • Colon
  • Colón (Panama)
  • Juan Mina
  • Barro Colorado Nature Monument (Panama)

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

ID Number

SIA2011-0051 and Wetmore Neg. # 8231

Physical description

Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 4.45w x 4.5h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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