Letter from Brian Sheridan about Smokey Bear, October 1976

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Letter from Brian Sheridan (written by his mother) concerned there was no water in Smokey's pool when they visited Smokey Bear at the National Zoological Park.


  • National Zoological Park (U.S.)
  • Smithsonian Institution and United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service
  • United States Dept. of Agriculture Forest Service


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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 365, Box 21, Folder 4

Contact information

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


October, 1971

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No restrictions


  • Forest fire prevention
  • Smokey Bear
  • Advertising
  • Bears
  • Advertising--Forest fire prevention


  • United States
  • Washington
  • DC


  • Document
  • Paper

ID Number

SIA2019-000468a AND SIA2019-000468b

Physical description

Number of Images: 2; Color: Color; Size: 7.5w x 11.3h; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper

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