Popular Official Guide to the New York Zoological Park (September 1915)
Thirteenth Edition
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Popular Official Guide to the New York Zoological Park (September 1915) Thirteenth Edition

By William T. Hornaday
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Table of Contents
  • POPULAR OFFICIAL GUIDE TO THE New York Zoological Park
  • PREFACE
  • CONTENTS.
  • ILLUSTRATIONS.
  • STATISTICS OF THE ZOOLOGICAL PARK.
  • NEW YORK ZOOLOGICAL SOCIETY
  • GENERAL STATUS OF THE ZOOLOGICAL PARK.
    • MEANS OF ACCESS.
    • ADMISSION.
    • PHYSICAL ASPECT OF THE GROUNDS.
  • SECTION I.—THE MAMMALS.
    • The Hoofed Animals.
    • THE BISON RANGES, Nos. 51 and 52.
    • MOUNTAIN SHEEP HILL, No. 44.
    • THE ANTELOPE HOUSE, NO. 50.
    • THE SMALL-DEER HOUSE, No. 49.
      • The Small Deer.
      • The Small African Antelopes.
    • The Small Deer.
    • The Small African Antelopes.
    • Miscellaneous Mammals.
    • THE WHITE MOUNTAIN GOAT, No. 48.
    • THE PRONG-HORNED ANTELOPE.
    • THE CAMEL HOUSE, No. 39.
    • THE LLAMA HOUSE, No. 38.
    • NORTH AMERICAN DEER. Elk, Mule Deer, White-Tail, Caribou and Moose.
    • THE ZEBRA HOUSES, No. 14.
    • THE ASIATIC AND EUROPEAN DEER, Nos. 1-3.
    • THE LION HOUSE, No. 15.
    • THE SEA-LIONS, No. 12.
    • THE PRIMATE HOUSE, No. 17.
      • Old-World Monkeys.
    • Old-World Monkeys.
    • ELEPHANT HOUSE, No. 20.
    • THE WOLF DENS, No. 22.
    • THE FOX DENS, No. 23.
    • THE OTTER POOLS, No. 31.
    • THE SMALL-MAMMAL HOUSE, No. 35.
    • THE PUMA AND LYNX HOUSE, No. 33A.
    • THE BURROWING MAMMALS, AND OTHERS, No. 42.
    • THE PRAIRIE-DOG VILLAGE, No. 41.
    • THE BEAR DENS, No. 37.
    • THE RACCOON TREE.
    • THE BEAVER POND, No. 29.
    • THE ECONOMIC RODENT-REPTILE COLLECTION.
  • SECTION II.—BIRDS.
    • THE GOOSE AVIARY, No. 3.
    • THE FLYING CAGE, No. 4.
    • THE AQUATIC BIRD HOUSE, No. 5.
    • THE EAGLE AND VULTURE AVIARY, No. 11.
    • THE WILD TURKEY ENCLOSURE, No. 33.
    • THE LARGE BIRD-HOUSE, No. 7.
    • WILD-FOWL POND, Heretofore Called the Aquatic Mammals’ Pond.
    • THE PHEASANT AND PIGEON AVIARY, No. 40. Entire Collection is the Gift of Mr. Jacob H. Schiff.
    • THE OSTRICH HOUSE, No. 43. This entire collection presented by the late Charles T. Barney.
    • THE CRANES.
  • SECTION III.—THE REPTILES AND AMPHIBIANS.
    • THE REPTILE HOUSE, No. 34.
      • SYNOPSIS OF THE CLASS REPTILIA.
    • SYNOPSIS OF THE CLASS REPTILIA.
    • THE TURTLES AND TORTOISES.
    • THE CROCODILES AND ALLIGATORS.
    • THE LIZARDS.
    • THE SERPENTS.
    • THE BATRACHIANS, OR AMPHIBIANS.
  • SECTION IV.— THE INSECTS.
    • THE INSECT COLLECTION.[1]
  • INDEX.
  • Footnotes
    • Membership in the Zoological Society
    • PUBLICATIONS
  • Transcriber’s Notes
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