Little Smokey Welcome Reception Invitation

ID: SIA2019-000456a and SIA2019-000456b

Creator: United States Dept. of Agriculture Forest Service

Form/Genre: Document

Date: November 15, 1971

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 326, Box 83, Folder: Smokey Bear

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Summary

Invitation to a reception welcoming Little Smokey to help an aging Smokey Bear with his fire prevention duties. Front image shows a ranger station with the Washington Monument in the far distance. Reverse image is a drawing of Smokey Bear and Goldie welcoming Little Smokey as an addition to their family. All three bears resided at the Smithsonian's National Zoological Park.

Subject

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

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 326, Box 83, Folder: Smokey Bear

Contact information

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

Date

November 15, 1971

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

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

Place

  • United States
  • Washington
  • DC

Form/Genre

  • Document
  • Paper

ID Number

SIA2019-000456a and SIA2019-000456b

Physical description

Number of Images: 2; Color: Color; Size: 8.843w x 9.935h; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper

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