Wetmore's Neg. # 3659 is from a photo album documenting his Panama trip in 1948. The album is part of the Alexander Wetmore papers in Smithsonian Institution Archives.
View is of Panama City from the third floor balcony of the Tivoli Hotel, Ancon, Canal Zone, Panama. Alexander Wetmore, ornithologist and sixth Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, made several trips to Panama to collect bird specimens.
Category: Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Contained within: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 007006, Box 176, Folder: Album Panama 1948
Contact information: Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Subject: Wetmore, Alexander 1886-
Standard number: SIA2008-3200 or Wetmore 3659
Date: April 7, 1948
Physical description: Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 4.5w x 4.5h; Type of Image: Landscape; Medium: Photographic print
Place: Panama, Panama, Panama City, Ancon, Tivoli Hotel
Restrictions & Rights: No restrictions