Alexander Wetmore and Baldomiro Moreno

ID: SIA2009-3577 or Wetmore 3621

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: April 4, 1948

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7006, Box 176, Folder: Album 2

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Summary

Image of Alexander Wetmore, ornithologist and Smithsonian Secretary, with Baldomiro Moreno. The two men are sitting in a jeep near the Rio Chico, Chico, Panama. The image was taken during Dr. Wetmore's ornithological expedition to Panama. The caption of the photo reads, "Dove-hunting on the Rio Chico, A. Wetmore driving, Baldomiro in front, near Chico, Panama."

Subject

Wetmore, Alexander 1886-

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Alexander Wetmore in Panama, 1948 to collect bird specimens. Photograph is located in photo album 'Panama 1948'

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7006, Box 176, Folder: Album 2

Contact information

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

Date

April 4, 1948

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Scientific expeditions
  • Animals
  • Hunting
  • Jeep automobile
  • Secretaries
  • Collectors and collecting
  • Birds
  • Moreno, Baldomiro
  • Ornithology
  • Ornithologists

Place

  • Chico
  • Panama
  • Chico, (Panama)
  • Rio Chico

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

ID Number

SIA2009-3577 or Wetmore 3621

Physical description

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

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