Domestic Yak, Male

ID: SIA Acc. 14-167 [NZP-0232]

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Glass negatives

Date: 1900

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 14-167, Image No. NZP-0232

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Summary

Photograph tacked to a wooden board of yak in yard at the National Zoological Park. There is snow on the ground.

Subject

National Zoological Park (U.S.)

Notes

  • First yak at the National Zoo. Received from William Bartels of New York City, December 23, 1898. Died January 14, 1912.
  • Male #3347.
  • Scientific name: [Bos mutus grunniens].

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 14-167, Image No. NZP-0232

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1900
  • Circa 1900s

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Form/Genre

Glass negatives

Local number

SIA Acc. 14-167 [NZP-0232]

Physical description

5x7;

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