Bison Calf in the South Yard

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Bison calf in the south yard of the United States National Museum, now known as the Arts and Industries Building.


  • United States National Museum
  • National Zoological Park (U.S.)
  • Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)
  • United States National Museum Department of Living Animals


  • Also known as 3640.
  • See also Record Unit 95, Box 47, Folder 4.

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 11-006, Box 009, Image No. MAH-3640

Repository Loc.

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


  • 1887
  • Circa 1887

Restrictions & Rights

  • No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at
  • No Copyright - United States


  • Animals
  • American bison
  • Mammals


Glass negatives

Local number

SIA Acc. 11-006 [MAH-3640]

Physical description

8 x 10;

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