Glockenspeil Situated at NZP

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The Pelzman Memorial Glockenspiel is situated just inside the main pedestrian entrance of the National Zoological Park. At this time, the $100,000, 38-foot high glockenspiel is the only one in Washington, and represents the largest donation by any citizen, Dr. Ivy "Doc" Pelzman, to the Zoo.


  • Pelzman, Ivy (Doc)
  • National Zoological Park (U.S.)


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Torch, 7/1976, p. 4

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