Future Home of the National Zoological Park

ID: MAH-14341

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1890

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 25, Folder 6

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Summary

Rock Creek running through Rock Creek Park in Washington, D.C., near wooded lands purchased to be the future home of the National Zoological Park.

Author

Unknown

Subject

National Zoological Park (U.S.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

This is one of several views of the area taken at this time. See also Neg. # 14342, 14343, 14344, 16288, 16289, 16290, 2002-12214, 2002-12215, 2002-12216, and 2002-12217.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 25, Folder 6

Contact information

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

Date

c. 1890

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Rock Creek (Md. and Washington, D.C.)
  • Landscapes
  • Zoos
  • Grounds

Place

Rock Creek Park (Washington, D.C.)

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Landscape

ID Number

MAH-14341

Physical description

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

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