M. H. Moynihan in field in Colombia

ID: 90-13072

Creator: Smith, Neal Griffith 1937-

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1969

Citation: IHD Photo File

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Martin H. Moynihan, conducting field work in the upper woods of Purace Park, Colombia, in June 10, 1969, appears to be using binoculars and has a big canvas bag over his shoulder. Moynihan was an ethologist and in 1957 became Resident Naturalist and Director (1959-1973) of a small field station on Barro Colorado Island, Panama, later named the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute.


  • Moynihan, M
  • Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI)


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  • Ethology
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Directors
  • Ethologists
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Purace Park (Columbia)
  • Binoculars
  • Employees
  • Field Work
  • Expeditions
  • Tropical Biology
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees
  • Colombia




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  • Group, candid

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

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