Mesou, Gorilla at the NZP

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Summary

Mesou, a female gorilla snacking on sun-warmed vetch in the natural setting of the outdoor enclosure at the National Zoological Park.

Subject

National Zoological Park (U.S.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Featured in TORCH, August 1988

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 371 Box 5 Folder August 1988

Contact information

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

Date

1988

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Mesou (Gorilla)
  • Animal cages
  • Animals
  • Zoos
  • Gorilla

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Animal, candid

ID Number

96-1015

Physical description

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

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