Secretary Charles D. Walcott and Men at a Field Camp

ID: 82-3134

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: Unknown, some time in the 1910s or 1920s

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 24, Folder 3A

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Summary

Fourth Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution (1907-1927) Charles D. Walcott at camp in the field. In this image, Secretary Walcott is seen here wearing a hat with an upturned brim and walking behind four unidentified men. One man is sharpening an ax blade. The other three men are in the process of skinning some small animals, either beavers or woodchucks. Tents are visible in the background.

Subject

Walcott, Charles D (Charles Doolittle) 1850-1927

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 24, Folder 3A

Contact information

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

Date

Unknown, some time in the 1910s or 1920s

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Scientific expeditions
  • Secretariats
  • Animals
  • Research expeditions
  • Secretaries

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

ID Number

82-3134

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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