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The National Zoological Park: From Its Beginnings to 1973

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Author:
Hamlet, Sybil E  Search this
Subject:
Blackburne, William H  Search this
Hornaday, William Temple 1854-1937  Search this
Langley, S. P (Samuel Pierpont) 1834-1906  Search this
Mann, William M. 1886-1960  Search this
Reed, Theodore H  Search this
United States National Museum Dept. of Living Animals  Search this
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Date:
1985
Category:
Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography
Notes:
Unpublished mss. in Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 365, Box 37, National Zoological Park, Office of Public Affairs, Records, 1805-1988
Summary:
A chronological history of the National Zoological Park, from its founding as the Department of Living Animals to its development at the Rock Creek Park site. Focuses on animal acquisition, building and facilities construction, and roles of significant individuals.
Contained within:
(Book)
Contact information:
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Topic:
Buildings  Search this
Grounds  Search this
Facilities  Search this
Publisher:
Unpublished manuscript
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_3179