Secretary Alexander Wetmore Greets Visitors

ID: 82-3132

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1950

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 24, Folder 33

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Ornithologist and sixth Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution (1944-1952), Alexander Wetmore greeting visitors in the Great Hall of the Smithsonian Institution Building, the Castle.


  • Wetmore, Alexander 1886-
  • Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)


Historic Images of the Smithsonian

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 24, Folder 33

Contact information

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


c. 1950

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  • Secretariats
  • Animals
  • Secretaries
  • Smithsonian Institution Building
  • Birds
  • Museums
  • Great Hall
  • Smithsonian Institution Building--Great Hall
  • Museum visitors
  • Ornithology


  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

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Physical description

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

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