Natl Zoological Park Master Plan Approved

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Summary

The Commission of Fine Arts and the National Capital Planning Commission approve the first-ever master plan for the National Zoological Park.

Subject

  • United States Commission of Fine Arts
  • National Capital Planning Commission
  • National Zoological Park (U.S.)

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Mergen, Alexa. From Bison to Biopark: 100 Years of the National Zoo. Washington, D.C.: Friends of the National Zoo, 1989.

Contact information

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

Date

1972

Topic

  • Architecture
  • Finance
  • Repair and reconstruction
  • Facilities and Grounds
  • Buildings
  • Buildings--Repair and reconstruction

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