Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
National Zoological Park. Department of Animal Programs
Keeper Reports, 1988-2007
This accession consists of records documenting the behavior of individual animals, care of animals, breeding, and significant events among the animals of Beaver Valley, including seals, sea lions, pelicans, bobcats, otters, hawks, wolves, and beavers. Materials consist of observations and notes by the keepers in the form of daily reports as well as training, feeding, and medication records. Also included in this accession are several condolence cards given to the keepers after animal deaths.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Zoo keepers
- Zoo animals
- Animal behavior
- Sea lions
- Seals (Animals)
- Zoo exhibits
- Zoology -- Research
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 10-005, National Zoological Park. Department of Animal Programs, Keeper Reports