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Papaya or "Pepya". Note melon-like fruit attached to trunk of trees near top.  Barro Colorado Island Laboratory, 5 March 1935.  Name of Plant is "papayo". Name of fruit in Cuba is "fruta bomba." | by Smithsonian Institution
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Papaya or "Pepya". Note melon-like fruit attached to trunk of trees near top. Barro Colorado Island Laboratory, 5 March 1935. Name of Plant is "papayo". Name of fruit in Cuba is "fruta bomba."

Description: The photograph documents Isaac Ginsburg's field work in locations in Panama, particularly connected with the fishing industry.

 

Photographer: Isaac Ginsburg

 

Date: 1935

 

Image ID: SIA2016-002508

 

Collection: RU 7187, Isaac Ginsburg Papers, circa 1911-1919, 1924-1958. Box 8, folder 18.

 

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives

 

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