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Blank Postcard of a Rhinoceros at the Zoo

Capitol Souvenir Company
Blank Postcard of a Rhinoceros at the Zoo
National Zoological Park (U.S.)
The postcard is numbered 78715. Produced by Capitol Souvenir Co., Inc., Washington, D.C.
This postcard is part of a pack of "18 Selected Post Cards 25<U+00A2> National Zoological Park Washington, D.C." Today there are only 15 postcards in the pack. For other postcards from this pack, see Negatives SIA2013-01238 through SIA2013-01241; SIA2013-06599 through SIA2013-06622.
Blank postcard of a rhinoceros at the National Zoological Park. The rhinoceros is standing in its enclosure with its head lifted towards the sky and its mouth open. The message side is blank, but it has a printed note: "Rhinoceros--A large massively built animal allied to the elephant and distinguished by one or two horns, composed of modified hairs, on the nose. Habitat, Tropical Africa and Asia." The front has a white border.
Contained in:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 365, Box 16, Folder: 6
No restrictions
Postcard, Zoos, Rhinoceroses, Animals
National Zoological Park (U.S.)
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Postcard, Linen
Local Number:
SIA2013-06623 (front) and SIA2013-06624 (back)
Physical Description:
Number of Images: 2; Color: Color; Size: 5.5w x 3.5h; Type of Image: Postcard; Medium: Linen
Full Record:!sichronology&uri=full=3100001~!13817~!0#focus
Blank Postcard of a Rhinoceros at the Zoo
Blank Postcard of a Rhinoceros at the Zoo

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