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36 ounces of bear. Only four weeks old and weighing 18 ounces each; these bear cubs were presented to Riverdale zoo by Sudbury department of lands and forests officers who found them after their mother had been shot. Believed smallest in captivity. Open in full size

36 ounces of bear. Only four weeks old and weighing 18 ounces each; these bear cubs were presented to Riverdale zoo by Sudbury department of lands and forests officers who found them after their mother had been shot. Believed smallest in captivity.

Picture, 1961, English

36 ounces of bear. Only four weeks old and weighing 18 ounces each; these bear cubs were presented to Riverdale zoo by Sudbury department of lands and forests officers who found them after their mother had been shot. Believed smallest in captivity.

Picture, 1961, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Toronto - Zoos - Toronto Riverdale Zoo

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0116448f