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Photographs of building sites, animal ranges and scenery in South Bronx Park, prior to the development of the New York Zoological Park by the New York Zoological Society : negatives made in 1897, and presented to the society by Rudolph Kersting

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Photographs of building sites, animal ranges and scenery in South Bronx Park, prior to the development of the New York Zoological Park by the New York Zoological Society : negatives made in 1897, and presented to the society by Rudolph Kersting

 

Title:
Photographs of building sites, animal ranges and scenery in South Bronx Park, prior to the development of the New York Zoological Park by the New York Zoological Society : negatives made in 1897, and presented to the society by Rudolph Kersting
Alternative Titles:
Pictures of the New York Zoological Park and Photographs of South Bronx Park
Name:
New York Zoological Society, American Museum of Natural History. Library, and Columbia University. Teachers College., Library
Published:
New York : Office of the Society, 1897
Physical Description:
28 photoprints : b&w ; 20 x 25 cm. on sheets 28 x 39 cm., in album 28 x 39 cm.
Subjects:
Parks > New York (State) > Bronx County., Bronx (New York, N.Y.), New York Zoological Park Buildings., New York Zoological Park
Contents:
View from main entrance -- Lake Agassiz -- Baird's Hill, looking South from Audubon's Rock -- Group of chestnut trees on the lake shore -- View of the waterfall in 1897 -- The waterfall, from the foot of Wilson's Hill -- The waterfall, from the side of Wilson's Hill -- A nook near the waterfall -- Wilson's Hill -- The chestnut grove -- Bronx Lake, from the eastern shore -- The dam at the lower end of Bronx Lake -- The buffalo range, looking toward the Rocking Stone -- The Rocking Stone -- The buffalo range, looking south from the Rocking Stone -- The Split Rock -- Western face of Bear Hill -- The bear dens -- Site for the beaver pond -- Site for crocodile pool -- The mountain sheep rocks -- North end of Bear Hill -- Great white pine -- Site for antelope house -- Site for aquatic rodents' pond, and aviaries -- Goode's Rock.
Format:
ephemera
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