Zebras at Conservation & Research Center, Front Royal, VA

ID: 96-1377

Creator: Slaughter, Leo

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1979

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 371, Box 3, Folder: November 1979

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Zebras Jill, Sheba, Flo, Susana and Shirley graze in a pasture at the National Zoological Park's Conservation and Research Center in Front Royal, Virginia. The Conservation and Research Center of the National Zoological Park was established in 1975 to encourage development of all aspects of animal sciences. It trains wildlife biologists from developing countries, and breeds, houses, and conducts research on a range of endangered species. Prior to being transferred to the Smithsonian, the property served as a United States Army Cavalry Remount Station, a facility for prisoners of war during World War II, and a United States Department of Agriculture cattle station.


  • Conservation Biology Institute (National Zoological Park)
  • National Zoological Park (U.S.)


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Featured in TORCH, November 1979

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Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 371, Box 3, Folder: November 1979

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



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  • Animals
  • Zebras


Front Royal (Va.)


  • Photographic print
  • Animal, candid

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

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