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Thar she blows
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Valley Times Photo Collection
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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated October 5, 1957 reads, "Neppy decides to cool off during stage show and pulls shower ring with her mouth for quick refresher. Sea Lions really go for baths and prefer swims to shows. For every minute that sea lion performs it takes hours of prior training. They learn faster than dogs during advanced instruction, trainers say."; See images #00116067 through #00116071 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Los Angeles Zoo (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Zoo (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Employees
Zoos--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Animal trainers--California--Los Angeles
Zoo animals--California--Los Angeles
Sea lions--California--Los Angeles
Captive wild animals--California--Los Angeles
Trained animals
Animal shows--California--Los Angeles
Showers (Plumbing fixtures)--California--Los Angeles
Stage props--California--Los Angeles
Hats--California--Los Angeles
Whistles--California--Los Angeles
Fences--California--Los Angeles
Trees--California--Los Angeles
Electric lines--Poles and towers
Stairs--California--Los Angeles
Parks--California--Los Angeles
Griffith Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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