American Bison Cow and Calf

ID: SIA Acc. 14-167 [NZP-0124]

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Glass negatives

Date: 1900

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 14-167, Image No. NZP-0124

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Summary

American bison cow "May" and calf at the National Zoological Park.

Subject

National Zoological Park (U.S.)

Notes

  • Born at the National Zoological Park on November 2, 1890, the cow is one of the animals moved to the park from the back of the Smithsonian Institution Building, or Castle. Died February 24, 1900. Female #735 (born to #120).
  • The calf was born at the National Zoological Park on April 28, 1898. Died December 1, 1902. Female #2988.
  • Scientific name: [Bison bison].

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 14-167, Image No. NZP-0124

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1900
  • Between 1898-1900

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  • No Copyright - United States

Topic

Form/Genre

Glass negatives

Local number

SIA Acc. 14-167 [NZP-0124]

Physical description

5x7;

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