Holt House Property, National Zoo

ID: 2002-10708

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1889

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 35, Folder: 16

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Summary

View of the pigpen and storage barn with attached shed and fenced barnyard at Holt House in 1889. Buildings are on the Holt property which was purchased by the National Zoological Park Commissioners in November 1889. Comprising 13.5 acres, the Holt property was acquired along with other properties for the new National Zoological Park.

Author

Unknown

Subject

  • National Zoological Park (U.S.)
  • Holt House

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Original negative number is 5376, but that negative has been lost.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 35, Folder: 16

Contact information

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

Date

1889

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Barns
  • Pigpen
  • Grounds
  • Landscapes
  • Zoos

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Landscape

ID Number

2002-10708

Physical description

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

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