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Valley cheetahs move to zoo
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Hyde, Alan
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 was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated March 22, 1962 reads, "Rajah and Bella, cheetahs belonging to North Hollywood businessman Mishel S. Green, left, try out their new home at Griffith Park Zoo. Green donated the two 7-year-olds, valued at $2,500 each, who have been living at his Valley home. Welcoming the leopard-sized cats is Dr. Westley A. Young, zoo supervisor."; See images #00116090 through #00116091 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.)
Los Angeles Zoo (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Employees
Zoos--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Businessmen--California--Los Angeles
Zoo animals--California--Los Angeles
Animal cages--California--Los Angeles
Captive wild animals--California--Los Angeles
Parks--California--Los Angeles
Griffith Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs

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