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Ponderous free loader
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated May 8, 1958 reads, "Huge Indian elephant 'Baby Mary' stretches her long trunk out to accept handout from Roy Emerson who visits zoo regularly. 'Baby Mary' has come to know Emerson and comes to fence expecting treat when she spots him approaching."; See images #00116076 through #00116081 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Los Angeles Zoo (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Zoos--California--Los Angeles
Zoo visitors--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Infants--California--Los Angeles
Zoo animals--California--Los Angeles
Asiatic elephant--California--Los Angeles
Elephants--California--Los Angeles
Captive wild animals--California--Los Angeles
Animal cages--California--Los Angeles
Fences--California--Los Angeles
Animal feeding--California--Los Angeles
Trees--California--Los Angeles
Trash cans
Parks--California--Los Angeles
Griffith Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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