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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
circa 1982-2002
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-053
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the research and activities of the Office of Public Affairs, especially those activities related to development, publicity, publications, and children's activities. Also documented are the history of the National Zoological Park as researched by Sybil E. Hamlet and the proposed white-tailed deer ...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
1999-2003
Size:
1.16 cu. ft. (2 tall document boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-172
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the National Zoological Park and its animals, research, staff, events, and other activities. The majority of the records document the giant pandas. Materials include clippings, media reports, press releases, flyers, correspondence, brochures, and photographs. The materials have been pasted into ...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park
Dates:
1971, undated
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage boxe)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-160
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the film "Big Cats and How They Came to Be" which was created for display at the National Zoological Park (NZP). The film is the story of the evolution of the genus panther and was animated by Film Polski for NZP. Produced in 1976, the film is 10 minutes long. It won the Council on International Nontheatrical Ev...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
2001-2010
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-173
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting responses to issues and crises in the news media related to the National Zoological Park. The bulk of these records document a particularly active period of high-profile animal deaths and investigations by several regulatory bodies and news agencies during the tenure of Lucy H. Spelman, Director, ...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park
Dates:
1887-1976
Size:
19.03 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box) (1 16x20 box) (44 5x8 boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 386
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the manual record keeping system that tracked the animal collections at the National Zoological Park (NZP) before the introduction of the International Species Information System (ISIS) in 1975. Included are accession cards and ledgers containing the accession number, common and scientific name, date of accession (whethe...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Department of Animal Care Sciences
Dates:
1968-1969, 1975, 1992-1998
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 19-225
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Kathleen Brader, Animal Keeper, documenting the presentation of two kiwis to the National Zoological Park and the subsequent birth of a chick as well as her research regarding mousebirds (Colius), kiwis, and Micronesian (Guam) kingfishers. Materials include photographs and slides, ...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park
Dates:
1972-2013
Size:
1.69 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-168
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of awards, plaques, and certificates received by the National Zoological Park.

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Department of Zoological Research
Dates:
circa 1966-1984
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-158
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting behavioral observations of animals at the National Zoological Park. Species documented in this accession include bush dogs, crab-eating foxes, giant pandas (by Devra G. Kleiman and William A. Xanten), lesser pandas, Asian elephants (by John Eisenberg), Tasmanian devils, giraffes, Nile hippopotamus...

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Creators:
McCrane, Marion P.
Dates:
1962-1989
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-157
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of materials that document the involvement of Marion P. McCrane in caring for baby animals from the National Zoological Park where she headed the Information and Education Division from 1962 through 1968; in Friends of the National Zoo (FONZ); and in The Anteaters Association. Materials include color and black and whit...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Department of Zoological Research
Dates:
1969-2002
Size:
19.5 cu. ft. (19 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-217
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the administration of the Golden Lion Tamarin Conservation Program (GLTCP). Originally administered entirely by the National Zoological Park (NZP), Department of Zoological Research, the GLTCP focused on the conservation of the golden lion tamarin in its natural habitat and was responsible for the...

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