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Polar Bears at Zoological Gardens, Franklin Park, Boston, Mass.

Item Information

Title:
Polar Bears at Zoological Gardens, Franklin Park, Boston, Mass.
Description:
A picture postcard shows two polar bears through the bars of their cage playing near their swimming pool in the Franklin Park Zoo in Boston, Massachusetts. Landscape architect Arthur Asahel Shurcliff designed the Franklin Park Zoo.
Publisher:
Tichnor Bros., Inc.
Format:
Postcards/Cards
Prints
Photographs
Genre:
picture postcards
photomechanical prints
photographs
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
PC001: General photographic collection
Subjects:
zoos (built complexes)
swimming pools
parks (recreation areas)
sea bears
animal cages
Emerald Necklace (Boston, Mass.)
Franklin Park (Boston, Mass.)
Franklin Park Zoo (Boston, Mass.)
Shurcliff, Arthur Asahel, 1870-1957
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonDorchester
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonRoxbury
Extent:
1 postcard
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
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Identifier:
195339
Call #:
PC001.03.01.TMP.067