Item: Philadelphia Museum of Art and Philadelphia Zoological Gardens descriptions and hours of operation prepared for New York World's Fair visitors, 1939

If you would like to purchase this image, please contact RNR@hsp.org

1 of 2
Bookmark and Share
Record Number: 14481
Call number: 2083
Box/Case: 26
Folder: 10
Address: Philadelphia , PA
Date of Original: 1939
Original Format: Typescript
Dimensions: 21.5 by 28 cm
Image description: Two manuscripts are providing background information and hours of operations for the Philadelphia Museum of Art and the Philadelphia Zoological Garden.

The Philadelphia Museum of Art document provides information and hours of operation for its different buildings. The Philadelphia Museum of Art lists information for the following buildings - Philadelphia Museum of Art, Memorial Hall, Rodin Museum, Mount Pleasant, Garden Grove and Letitia Street Houe.

The Philadelphia Zoological Garden manuscript provides a brief background on the founding of the institution. Then the document continues to discuss the Philadelphia Zoo and its animal collection. The last line provides the reader with the Philadelphia Zoo's hours of operation.