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Hornaday with Baby Bison at Smithsonian

Hornaday with Baby Bison at Smithsonian
United States National Museum
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
79-13252 size is 10h x 8 w and is a reverse image
William Temple Hornaday, Chief Taxidermist of the United States National Museum from 1882, Curator of the Department of Living Animals, and the first Superintendent of the National Zoological Park, with a baby bison known as Sandy, probably on the grounds adjoining the Smithsonian Castle. This is probably the bison calf that Hornaday brought back from his 1886 summer field trip to Montana. The calf lived only a short time.
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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 13, Folder: 39
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Animals, Buffalo, Zoos, Zoos--Employees, Museum curators, Taxidermists, American bison
Hornaday, William Temple 1854-1937, National Zoological Park (U.S.), United States National Museum Dept. of Living Animals
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Photographic print, Person, candid
Local Number:
74-12338 or 79-13252 or SA-815
Physical Description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Full Record:!sichronology&uri=full=3100001~!9151~!0#focus
Hornaday with Baby Bison at Smithsonian

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