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Title
Meet me at the Zoo - Balboa Park, San Diego
Creator
M. B. Libman Co
Date Created and/or Issued
1942~
Contributing Institution
San Diego Zoo Global Library and Archives
Collection
California Revealed from San Diego Zoo Global Library and Archives
Rights Information
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Description
Documents visit to the San Diego Zoo by military service members during the WWII era. Postcard is a print of a photograph of 11 sailors brushing a kneeling elephant with brooms; the caption 'Meet me at the Zoo' - Balboa Park, San Diego is inscribed below the image; the postcard is framed by red circles.
Type
image
Format
Postcard
Extent
5.5 x 3.5 in.
2 pages of 2
Identifier
csdz_000042
Language
English
Subject
Military
San Diego Zoo
World War, 1939-1945
San Diego Zoo--History
Zoos
Zoos--California--San Diego
Postcards--California--San Diego
Animals
Elephants
Zoological Society of San Diego
Place
San Diego (Calif.)
San Diego County (Calif.)
Balboa Park (San Diego, Calif.)
Provenance
San Diego Zoo Global Library and Archives
California Revealed is supported 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.

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