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Walcott, Mary Vaux 1860-1940  Search this
Walcott, Charles D (Charles Doolittle) 1850-1927  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Photographic print
Person, candid
British Columbia
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Mary Vaux Walcott (1860-1940), third wife of Charles Doolittle Walcott (1850-1927), fourth Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution from 1907 to 1927. Mrs. Walcott was a noted wild flower artist, photographer, and amateur geologist and accompanied her husband on his trips to British Columbia. She is pictured seated in a field camp and on the ground are rolled up bedrolls, two carrying cases and other camp equipment. Patches of snow can be seen.
Contained within:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 69, Folder: SA-88
Contact information:
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520,
Artists  Search this
Expeditions  Search this
Camping--Equipment and supplies  Search this
Camps  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Geologists  Search this
Photographers  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Snow  Search this
Women  Search this
Women--History  Search this
Standard number:
2006-3058 or SA-88
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div