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This collection includes approximately 40,000 photographs by commercial photographer Ralph Morris, who worked in the Los Angeles area from 1939-1981. His advertising and industrial clients included department stores, restaurants, the automobile and petroleum industries as well as business executives. Also included is the Luckhaus Studio collection of architecture, fashion, the movie industry, sports and street scenes, images which Morris obtained in 1939. Two pictures showing one of the animal keepers feeding the gila monsters in their exhibit area at either the Griffith Park Zoo (in existence between 1913 and 1966) or the Los Angeles Zoo (from 1966 to the present).
2 photographic prints :b&w Photographic prints
00019681 Ralph Morris Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection S-005-702.25-.26 4x5 CARL0000023223 http://18.104.22.168/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/122362
Los Angeles Zoo (Los Angeles, Calif.) Zoos--California--Los Angeles Gila monster Griffith Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)