Conservation and Research Center of the National Zoological Park in Front Royal, Virginia

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Category
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
See Neg. # 20100729-0363MM1 for a view of the buildings in 2010.
Summary
View of the Conservation and Research Center (CRC), now known as the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute (SCBI), of the National Zoological Park in Front Royal, Virginia, where endangered species are studied and bred. In the foreground animals are grazing in a field and in the distance, among the rolling hills, are CRC houses and animal buildings.
Contained within
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 9553, Box 1, Folder: CRC
Contact information
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Topic
Conservation
Endangered species
Rare animals
Zoos
Wildlife conservation
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
Restrictions & Rights
No restrictions
Author
Unknown
Subject
National Zoological Park (U.S.)
Conservation Biology Institute (National Zoological Park)
Physical description
Number of Images: 1 ; Color: Color; Size: 6w x 4h; Type of Image: Landscape; Medium: Photographic print
1987
Place
Front Royal (Va.)
Type
Photographic print
Landscape
Standard number
SIA2011-1456