Construction at National Zoo

ID: 94-516 or NZP 1328

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1933

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 74, Box 217, Folder: 6

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Civil Works Administration Project workers cutting through a point to eliminate a dangerous curve in a road at the National Zoological Park, November 1933. In the background is the original Buffalo Barn.


National Zoological Park (U.S.)


Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 74, Box 217, Folder: 6

Contact information

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


  • 1933
  • 1929

Restrictions & Rights

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  • Construction
  • Zoos
  • Architecture
  • Roads
  • Civil Works Administration (CWA)
  • Depressions
  • Personnel management
  • Employees
  • Grounds
  • Buildings
  • African Americans


  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

ID Number

94-516 or NZP 1328

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 6 1/2w x 4 1/2h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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