A Galapagos Turtle Captured for the Zoo

ID: SIA Acc. 14-167 [NZP-0530]

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Glass negatives

Date: 1929

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 14-167, Image No. NZP-0530

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Summary

A Galapagos tortoise from Duncan Island is secured for the National Zoological Park on the Pinchot South Sea Expedition, with Pennsylvania Governor Gifford Pinchot.

Subject

  • Pinchot, Gifford 1865-1946
  • National Zoological Park (U.S.)

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 14-167, Image No. NZP-0530

Repository Loc.

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

Date

1929

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Form/Genre

Glass negatives

Local number

SIA Acc. 14-167 [NZP-0530]

Physical description

5x7;

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