NZP Director Theodore Reed with Gorilla Tomoka

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Summary

NZP Director Theodore Reed holds baby gorilla Tomoka, March 20, 1962. This was the second gorilla born in captivity in the United States.

Subject

  • Reed, Theodore H
  • National Zoological Park (U.S.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

National Zoological Archives photograph featured in the Torch, October 1989

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Accession 98-015 Box 2 Folder October 1989

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1962

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Animals
  • Zoos
  • Tomoka
  • Directors
  • Gorilla
  • Zoos--Directors

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

ID Number

2003-19493

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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