Motion Pictures and Videotapes, c. 1938-1980

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Consists of records documenting the medical treatment, transport, feeding, and behavior of animals at the National Zoological Park and other zoological parks; the activities of keepers and other zoo personnel; animal collecting expeditions and visits to foreign zoos by Lucile Quarry Mann and William M. Mann; and animal-related events at the National Zoological Park. Materials include motion pictures and videotapes taken by veterinarians, keepers, directors, and other staff.


  • Mann, Lucile Quarry 1897-1986
  • Mann, William M. 1886-1960


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Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520


  • 1938
  • 1938-1980
  • c 1938-1980




  • Videotapes
  • Motion pictures (visual works)

Local number

SIA RS00958

Physical description

5.38 cu. ft. processed holdings

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