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Hold that Tiger! This 500-pound tiger just checked in at Riverdale zoo from India; and he's hungry - so don't try to scratch his ears. The tiger; a gift to the zoo; eluded Ontario zoologist Capar R. Van Eysinga two weeks before his capture. Open in full size

Hold that Tiger! This 500-pound tiger just checked in at Riverdale zoo from India; and he's hungry - so don't try to scratch his ears. The tiger; a gift to the zoo; eluded Ontario zoologist Capar R. Van Eysinga two weeks before his capture.

Picture, 1962, English

Hold that Tiger! This 500-pound tiger just checked in at Riverdale zoo from India; and he's hungry - so don't try to scratch his ears. The tiger; a gift to the zoo; eluded Ontario zoologist Capar R. Van Eysinga two weeks before his capture.

Picture, 1962, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Toronto - Zoos - Miscellaneous - 1960-63

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0116412f