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Elephants, Tony and Waddy, at Zoo, Franklin Park, Boston, Mass.

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Title:
Elephants, Tony and Waddy, at Zoo, Franklin Park, Boston, Mass.
Description:
A picture postcard shows the two Asiatic elephants, Tony and Waddy, grazing on the grass on the grounds at the Franklin Park Zoo in Boston. These two elephants and a third, named Mollie, retired as a vaudeville act and came to the zoo in May 1914.
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)
parks (recreation areas)
elephant (animal)
animal cages
Asiatic elephants -- feeding and feeds
Emerald Necklace (Boston, Mass.)
Franklin Park (Boston, Mass.)
Tony (elephant)
Waddy (elephant)
zoo animals -- feeding and feeds
Franklin Park Zoo (Boston, Mass.)
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonDorchester
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonRoxbury
Extent:
1 postcard
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Identifier:
195341
Call #:
PC001.03.01.TMP.069