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Giant Pandas Arrive at National Zoo, by Tinsley, Jeff, December 6, 2000, Smithsonian Archives - History Div, 2000-11244.37a.

July 22, 1998

Mei Xiang, the National Zoo's female Giant Panda, is born at the China Conservation and Research Center for the Giant Panda, Wolong, Sichuan Province. She will travel to the United States to take up residence at the National Zoo in 2000.More

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