King Vulture, NZP

ID: MNH-17742

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1900

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 46, Folder 10

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Summary

A King Vulture, sarcoramphus papa, with wings spread out sits on a tree limb in his cage at the National Zoological Park.

Subject

  • National Zoological Park (U.S.)
  • National Zoological Park (U.S.) Early History

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 46, Folder 10

Contact information

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

Date

c. 1900

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Vultures
  • Animals
  • Zoos
  • Zoo exhibits
  • Birds

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit
  • Animal, candid

ID Number

MNH-17742

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Exhibit; Animal, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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