Male Giraffe is Born at NZP

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Summary

A male giraffe, named "David" after Assistant Secretary for Science David Challinor, was born to "Marg" and "Michael John," wild-caught giraffes from Kenya, at the National Zoological Park.

Subject

  • Challinor, David
  • National Zoological Park (U.S.)

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 3, "The Torch," September 1980, p. 1.

Contact information

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

Date

August 5, 1980

Topic

  • Childbirth
  • Giraffe

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