Portraits: Alexander Wetmore

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Work focuses on Alexander Wetmore's work with waterfowl in the Great Salt Lake Basin of Utah, 1913-1916. Includes his lead poisoning and banding studies.


Wetmore, Alexander 1886-


Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography


Book includes biographies of others such as Luther J. Goldman, Edward T. Kalmbach, and Charles E. Gillham. Includes photographs of Wetmore.

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Flyways: Pioneering Waterfowl Management in North America (Book)

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




  • United States Biological Survey (USBS)
  • Animals
  • Secretaries
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Physical description

pp. 75-81

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