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Photograph caption dated May 29, 1959 reads, "Barbara Clarke comforts Buttercup, rare Beluga baby white whale at Pacific Ocean Park, as she is weighed-in by Darcy McBride. Buttercup tipped scales at 434 pounds."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm. Photographic prints
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