Experimental Termite Stake Plot on BCI

ID: 92-16785

Creator: Wetmore, Alexander 1886-

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1946

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 7006 Box 175 Folder Darien, 1946

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Summary

Wood test stakes for termite control on Barro Colorado Island in the Canal Zone Biological Area, on March 11, 1946. The field station was renamed the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute in 1964.

Author

Wetmore, Alexander 1886-

Subject

Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 7006 Box 175 Folder Darien, 1946

Contact information

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

Date

1946

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Pest Control
  • Landscapes
  • Entomology
  • Termites
  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • Barro Colorado Nature Monument (Panama)
  • Barro Colorado Island (Panama)

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Landscape

ID Number

92-16785

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 3w x 5h; Type of Image: Landscape; Medium: Photographic print

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