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Pile of old bones makes museum happy
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Valley Times Photo Collection
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated January 15, 1965 reads, "Whatchamacallit - Fossil skeleton of a giant Brontotherium, an animal which roamed the Western plains about 35 million years ago, is on display at Los Angeles County Museum in Exposition Park. Fondly fingering tusk of the mammal, which resembles modern day rhinoceros, is man who completed mounting, Floyd O. Humeston, museum preparator."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Los Angeles County Museum
Animals, Fossil--California--Los Angeles
Museum exhibits--California--Los Angeles
Museum curators--California--Los Angeles
Museums--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Exposition Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
University Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
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