New Arrivals: 1938

New Arrivals: 1938

New arrivals at Washington Zoo. Washington, D.C., 1938. Head keeper William Blackburn makes friends with two young chimpanzees; recently arrived. The chimps are six months old and were presented by George Siebold of Rockville, Maryland. Harris & Ewing, photographer. Vintage photographs provided by LOC. Original Medium: glass negative.