Small Mammal House Construction, NZP

ID: 94-514

Creator: Commercial Photo Co

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1936

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 74, Box 230, Folder 8

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Summary

Construction of the Small Mammal House, designed by Edwin Clark, the architect of the Brookfield Zoo in Chicago, December 1, 1936. The house also housed the Great Apes when first completed. George Hyman Construction Company were the contractors. The photo is taken from southeast corner of building looking northwest.

Author

Commercial Photo Co

Subject

  • National Zoological Park (U.S.)
  • Small Mammal House

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Photo is marked No. 16. Commercial Photo Co. is located at 1115 Eye Street, Washington, D.C.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 74, Box 230, Folder 8

Contact information

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

Date

1936

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Construction
  • Architecture
  • Zoos
  • Buildings
  • Clark, Edwin

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Architecture

ID Number

94-514

Physical description

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

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