[Photograph 2012.201.B0223.0846]

Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Philadelphia Zoo's official greeters, Leroy (left) and Gina, 8 months old make their debut today as official mascots of the Philadelphia Zoo. They will take the place left vacant recently by the unexpected loss of another chimp name Kossy who died from pneumonia. right now they are more interested in their chow than their title."

Creator(s): International News Photo
Location(s): United States - Pennsylvania - Philadelphia County - Philadelphia
Creation Date: April 3, 1956
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
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Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: April 3, 1956
Coverage:
Place
United States - Pennsylvania - Philadelphia County - Philadelphia
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
April 3, 1956
Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Philadelphia Zoo's official greeters, Leroy (left) and Gina, 8 months old make their debut today as official mascots of the Philadelphia Zoo. They will take the place left vacant recently by the unexpected loss of another chimp name Kossy who died from pneumonia. right now they are more interested in their chow than their title."

Note:

PublishDate: 1956-04-11T00:00:00Z

Physical Description:

1 photograph

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): newspaper photographs
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0223.0846
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc196707
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image