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Image No: PA-1599-624-1

Title: Merry-go-round at Calgary Zoo, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. May 18, 1949]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Carousel at Calgary Zoo playground.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Zoos / Calgary, Alberta - Amusements / Playgrounds - Equipment and supplies / Children

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Image No: PA-1599-624-20

Title: Tom Baines with two bear cubs, Calgary Zoo, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1950]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Zoos / Zoo animals / Bears

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Image No: PA-1599-624-4

Title: Wolverine at Calgary Zoo, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. February 8, 1951]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Wolverine acquired through Them Kjar, director of game and publicity for the Yukon, who previously worked in the Calgary area. It was trapped by J. C. Wilkinson on the MacMillan River, Yukon.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Zoos / Zoo animals / Wolverines

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Image No: PA-1599-624-6

Title: Sun bear cubs "Cal" and "Gary", Calgary Zoo, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. July 5, 1952]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Also known as Beruang or Malayan Sun Bears.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Zoos / Zoo animals / Bears

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Image No: PA-1599-624-7

Title: Presentation of sun bears to the Calgary Zoo, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. September 25, 1952]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Purchased by Calgary Civic Employees union, local 37. Also known as Beruang or Malayan Sun Bears. Cubs "Cal" and "Gary" in the background.
L-R: Pat Lenihan, local union president; Alex Munro, city parks superintendent and board member of Calgary Zoo; William Hinchelwood, financial secretary of the union; William C. Fisher, zoo board member.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Zoos / Zoo animals / Bears / Calgary, Alberta - Associations, institutions, etc. / Labour unions

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Image No: PA-1599-624-10

Title: New Kodiak bear at Calgary Zoo, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. September 11, 1954]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Named "A. L.".
L-R: C. A. Olsen, vice-chair of the zoo exhibits committee; Carl Nickle, member of parliament for Calgary South who provided funds for the purchase; L. L. Wener, chair of the zoo exhibits committee.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Zoos / Zoo animals / Bears / Members of Parliament / Politicians - Canada

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Image No: PA-1599-624-16

Title: "Carmichael", polar bear at Calgary Zoo, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. July 19, 1956]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Zoos / Zoo animals / Polar bears

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Image No: PA-1599-624-40

Title: New grizzly bear at Calgary Zoo, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. May 14, 1964]

Photographer/Illustrator: Stevenson, Kent, Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: From Judy Creek, Swan Hills area of Alberta. Replaces "Dynamite" who died in March 1964. Tenneco Oil Company of Calgary made arrangements to acquire bear.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Zoos / Zoo animals / Bears

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Image No: PA-1599-624-50

Title: Zoo employee Linda Badgley with bear cub, Calgary Zoo, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. August 3, 1965]

Photographer/Illustrator: Herriot, Bill, Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: In children's section of the zoo.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Zoos / Zoo animals / Bears

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Image No: PA-1599-624-77

Title: New polar bear enclosure, Calgary Zoo, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. October 15, 1973]

Photographer/Illustrator: Christie, Ian, Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Zoos / Zoo animals / Polar bears

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