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Official illustrated guide book to the Philadelphia zoological garden

Philadelphia Zoological Garden.

Official illustrated guide book to the Philadelphia zoological garden

by Philadelphia Zoological Garden.

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Published by The Zoological society of Philadelphia in [Philadelphia] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesGuide book to the Philadelphia zoological garden.
Statementby Roger Conant; photographs by Zark Mooney, jr.
ContributionsConant, Roger, 1909-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL77.P5 A32
The Physical Object
Pagination107, [1] p.
Number of Pages107
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6425710M
LC Control Number41027237
OCLC/WorldCa3209921

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series 2 - diaries, ledgers, memoranda, and memorandum books, , and undated. series 3 - accession and removal books, series 4 - national zoological park commission records, series 5 - congressional documents containing secretary samuel p. langley's reports on national zoological park expenditures, Other articles where Zoological Society of Philadelphia is discussed: Philadelphia Zoological Gardens: to be operated by the Zoological Society of Philadelphia, founded in In , three years after the end of the American Civil War, a acre (hectare) site was selected in Fairmount Park, an architect was sent to study the London Zoo, and the collection was begun.

The first zoological garden in Australia was Melbourne Zoo in In the same year, Central Park Zoo, the first public zoo in the United States, opened in New York, although in , the Philadelphia Zoological Society had made an effort to establish a zoo, but delayed opening it until because of the American Civil War.   The stranger's illustrated pocket guide to Philadelphia, embracing a description of the principal objects of interest in and around the city, with directions how to reach them () ().jpg 2, × 1,; MB.


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