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Title
Chimpanzee at Jungleland Amusement Park
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
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
Circa 1961
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes; Title supplied by cataloger.
Jungleland was a zoo and amusement park, well known for providing wild animals for Hollywood movies and television. It was originally founded as Goebel's Lion Farm in Thousand Oaks in 1926, the name changed to World Jungle Compound in 1929 and to Jungleland in 1955. It closed in 1969.
Pictured is a chimpanzee at Jungleland in Thousand Oaks, California. The chimp is dressed in a vest and skirt.; See images #00127476 through #00127484 for all photos in this series.
Type
image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00127479
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d033_f2_i4
CARL0005447568
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/59248
Subject
Jungleland (Thousand Oaks, Ventura County, Calif.)
Chimpanzees--California--Thousand Oaks (Ventura County)
Captive wild animals--California--Thousand Oaks (Ventura County)
Trained animals--California--Thousand Oaks (Ventura County)
Costumes
Amusement parks--California--Thousand Oaks (Ventura County)
Zoos--California--Thousand Oaks (Ventura County)
Thousand Oaks (Ventura County, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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