Matthew and Marion Stirling in Camp at Tres Zapotes, Veracruz, Mexico

ID: SIA2010-1015 and 577

Creator: Wetmore, Alexander 1886-

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: April 2, 1939

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7006, Box 174, Album: Veracruz 1939

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Summary

Matthew and Marion Stirling, anthropologists at the Smithsonian's Bureau of American Ethnology, in camp at Tres Zapotes, Veracruz, Mexico on 2 April 1939.

Subject

  • Stirling, Marion I
  • Stirling, Matthew Williams 1896-1975
  • Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Alexander Wetmore collected bird specimens for the United States National Museum in Mexico in 1939. He briefly joined the Stirlings in Veracruz, where they were doing anthropological field work.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7006, Box 174, Album: Veracruz 1939

Contact information

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

Date

April 2, 1939

Restrictions & Rights

None

Topic

  • Archaeology
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Alexander Wetmore Papers
  • Anthropology
  • Anthropologists

Place

Mexico

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

ID Number

SIA2010-1015 and 577

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 3 x 4; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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