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Image No: PA-1599-624b-21

Title: Storks at Calgary Zoo, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. April 3, 1957]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Obtained in Copenhagen, Denmark. First in Canadian zoos.

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

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Image No: PA-1599-624b-28

Title: Zoo employee Bob McFarlane with new mute swan, Calgary Zoo, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. August 11, 1959]

Photographer/Illustrator: Meigh, Ron, Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Bird appeared in several Walt Disney movies before coming to Calgary.

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

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Image No: PA-1599-624b-51

Title: Zoo employee Walter Hoffman feeds "Sam" the trumpeter swan, Calgary Zoo, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. January 28, 1965]

Photographer/Illustrator: Sakamoto, Ken, Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

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

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Image No: PA-1599-624b-57

Title: Zoo employee Bill McKay feeds double crested cormorants, Calgary Zoo, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. August 19, 1966]

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

Remarks: McKay acquired the birds himself at Utikuma Lake in northern Alberta.

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

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Image No: PA-1599-624b-65

Title: Waterfowl round-up at Calgary Zoo, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. November 7, 1967]

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

Remarks: Moved from outside ponds to waterfowl house. At left zoo employee Bob Henderson holding "Sammy" the trumpeter swan; Walter Hoffman at right.

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

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Image No: PA-1599-624b-84

Title: Pond at Calgary Zoo, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. October 7, 1972]

Photographer/Illustrator: Sakamoto, Ken, Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Shortly before fall round-up when waterfowl are moved indoors. Swan flapping wings.

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

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