Indian Elephant "Dunk"

ID: SIA Acc. 14-167 [NZP-0289]

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Glass negatives

Date: 1903

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 14-167, Image No. NZP-0289

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Summary

Keeper C.W. Lewis with Indian elephant "Dunk" wading in a pool in the yard outside the Elephant House at the National Zoological Park.

Subject

  • Lewis, C.W
  • National Zoological Park (U.S.)

Notes

  • Also known as NZP-289 and Z-108
  • Received from James E. Cooper, the proprietor of the Adam Forepaugh Shows, April 30, 1891. Died March 30, 1917. #730.
  • Scientific name: [Elephas maximus].
  • See also Record Unit 95, Box 47, Folder 13 and Record Unit 95, Box 51, Folder 2.
  • Please note: Animal care practices are always evolving. Archival images may not reflect current best practices for animal care.

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 14-167, Image No. NZP-0289

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1903
  • Between 1903 and 1917

Restrictions & Rights

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  • No Known Copyright

Topic

Form/Genre

Glass negatives

Local number

SIA Acc. 14-167 [NZP-0289]

Physical description

5x7;

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