Orangutan Sits on his Perch at the National Zoological Park

ID: 664 or NZP-0664 or NZP-664 or 90-9814

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Animal, candid

Date: c. 1900

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record, Accession 14-167 or Unit 95, Box 48, Folder 13

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Summary

A juvenile orangutan sits on a perch in his cage at the National Zoological Park.

Subject

National Zoological Park (U.S.) Great Ape House

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record, Accession 14-167 or Unit 95, Box 48, Folder 13

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

No restrictions

Topic

  • Animal cages
  • Animals
  • Zoos
  • Zoo exhibits
  • Orangutan

Form/Genre

  • Animal, candid
  • Glass plate negative

ID Number

664 or NZP-0664 or NZP-664 or 90-9814

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 5w x 7h; Type of Image: Animal, candid; Medium: Glass plate negative

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