Frijoles Station on Gatun Lake, CZBA

ID: 90-10887

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1964

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 134, Box 12, Folder: 3

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Summary

Staff of the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute took a train from Panama City to Frijoles and left from this dock at Frijoles in the Panama Canal Zone to travel by boat to Barro Colorado Island to conduct research of the flora and fauna of tropical America.

Subject

Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 134, Box 12, Folder: 3

Contact information

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

Date

1964

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Landscapes
  • Frijoles
  • Research institutes
  • Tropical Biology
  • Panama Canal

Place

  • Barro Colorado Nature Monument (Panama)
  • Panama
  • Barro Colorado Island (Panama)
  • Panama Canal
  • Gatun Lake (Panama)

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Landscape

ID Number

90-10887

Physical description

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

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