A. Gomez and C. Koford at New Office in Canal Zone

ID: 92-8872

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1956-57

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 34, Folder: 30

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Adela Gomez, administrative officer, and Carl Koford, director, of the Canal Zone Biological Area (CZBA), now the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, during Koford's brief tenure as director during the 1950s. They are standing in front of their new office at 5145 Diablo Heights, Canal Zone, under a sign for the CZBA.


  • Koford, Carl B
  • Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI)


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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 34, Folder: 30

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c. 1956-57

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  • Women
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  • Smithsonian Institution
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  • Employees
  • Gomez, Adela
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  • Tropical Biology
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees
  • Women--History
  • Hispanic Americans


  • Barro Colorado Nature Monument (Panama)
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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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