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Title
Gnu news
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
1950
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
Photograph caption dated August 8, 1950 reads "Susie Q, first Griffith Park born gnu, makes an unsteady 'meet-the-press' debut. Little fellow, offspring of Natalie and Ned, tips scales at 30 pounds. Zoo officials have placed her with cow to serve as foster mother. Milk diet is prescribed for next three months and then formula changes to hay."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;18 x 11 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00136236
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d043_f17_i14
CARL0005629288
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/66145
Subject
Los Angeles Zoo (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Gnus--California--Los Angeles
Captive wild animals--California--Los Angeles
Zoo animals--California--Los Angeles
Zoos--California--Los Angeles
Griffith Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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