Secretary Charles D. Walcott in the Field

ID: 84-16281

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1911

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 24, Folder 2A

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Summary

Charles D. Walcott (1850-1927), fourth Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution (1907-1927), in the field at Fossil Quarry, Burgess Pass, British Columbia, c. 1911-1912. Secretary Walcott is seen here standing against a rock wall holding a pry bar with several tools nearby, including a shovel, hoe, and axe.

Author

Unknown

Subject

Walcott, Charles D (Charles Doolittle) 1850-1927

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Original in SIA RU7004, Box 44, Folder 4.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 24, Folder 2A

Contact information

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

Date

c. 1911

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Paleontologists
  • Secretaries
  • Clothing and dress
  • Tools
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Secretariats

Place

  • Fossil Mountain
  • Burgess Pass (Alta.)
  • Canada
  • Canadian Rockies

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

ID Number

84-16281

Physical description

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

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