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Nice birdie
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Banks, Peter
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 November 25, 1964 reads, "Life doesn't look very promising for plump Mr. Turkey as this modern Pilgrim Miss, Corree Swain, 6, of Los Angeles, approaches with a gleam in her eye. However, chances are good that Griffith Park Zoo keepers will intervene in time to save the bird." Los Angeles Zoo is oftentimes referred to as the Griffith Park Zoo.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Los Angeles Zoo (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Girls--California--Los Angeles
Turkeys--California--Los Angeles
Zoos--California--Los Angeles
Zoo animals--California--Los Angeles
Captive wild animals--California--Los Angeles
Animal cages--California--Los Angeles
Wire fencing--California--Los Angeles
Fences--California--Los Angeles
Animal housing--California--Los Angeles
Parks--California--Los Angeles
Griffith Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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