A Variety Of Vintage Postcards all from Chicago's Lincoln Park Zoo. Including Gorilla, Polar Bear, Indian Lion and Orangutan.
Postcard No. LPZ-3: Orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus) Lincoln Park Zoo. Orangutans are found only on the Indonesian Island of Borneo and Sumatra. The male Orangutan develops fatty pads along its cheeks and throat that distinguishes it from the female. Their tropical forst home is rapidly disappearing due to deforestation.
Postcard No. LPZ-11: Chicago's New Lincoln Park Zoo. Reigning over more than 2,000 animals at Chicago's Lincoln Park Zoo is world-famous gorilla Otto, siring the most offspring in captivity and star of the nationally televised film, "Otto: Zoo Gorilla". Lincoln Park Zoo is home to the world's largest collection of lowland gorillas.
Postcard No. LPZ-12: Chicago's New Lincoln Park Zoo. Chicago's Lincoln Park Zoo is one of a handful of zoos committed to preserving the rare and beautiful Indian Lion. Endangered in the wild, there are less than 50 in captivity. This Indian Lion, Bernard is one of over 2,000 animals at Lincoln Park Zoo - the most visited Zoo in the United States.
Postcard No. LPZ-13: Chicago's New Lincoln Park Zoo. At Chicago's Lincoln Park Zoo, Thor resides in the nation's largest polar bear habitat with a 266,000 gallon pool and underwater viewing area. An excellent swimmer and diver, this powerful 1,000 pound-plus bear is right at home in the Large Mammal Area at Lincoln Park Zoo.
•Collectible Vintage Postcards
•Circa: 1970's - 80's
•Size: 6"W x 4"H
•Condition: Very Good - Unused