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The Zoo Amphitheater traces its roots back to 1933, the year its construction began by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC), an organization created under President Roosevelt’s Works Projects Administration (WPA) to carry out public works projects…
Date Created: 193-

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This is the blueprint for the tropical birds and animals building at the Lincoln Park Zoo.
Creator: Davis, Joseph
Date Created: 193-

2010.05.025 building monkey ship.jpg
This is a picture of New Deal workers working on the Monkey Island exhibit that would be a key feature at the Lincoln Park Zoo.
Date Created: 1930s

13-124_OKC Zoo Drawing Pano.pdf
This is a picture of the original layout of the Lincoln Park Zoo. The original map was drawn onto a linen canvas. New Deal funding allowed for renovations in the 1930s.
Creator: Marcus Gonzalez
Date Created: 1930s

2010.05.002 Alligator crowd compressed.jpg
Visitors gather around New Deal construction of Alligator pits at the Lincoln Park Zoo
Creator: Marcus Gonzalez
Date Created: 1930s

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This is a picture of the construction of the bath house in Lincoln park. The bath house would be used as a public building and later housing for animals at the zoo. Currently, the bath house has undergone remodeling and is the OKC Zoozuem.
Creator: Marcus Gonzalez
Date Created: 1930s

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This is a picture of the construction of the bath house in Lincoln park. The bath house would be used as a public building and later housing for animals at the zoo. Currently, the bath house has undergone remodeling and is the OKC Zoozuem.
Creator: Marcus Gonzalez
Date Created: 1930s

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This is a picture of the construction of the Cat grottos at the Lincoln Park Zoo. Currently there is no area for lions at the OKC Zoo.
Creator: Marcus Gonzalez
Date Created: 1930s

page 24 photo 3.jpg
This is a picture of the Cat grottos at the Lincoln Park Zoo. Currently there is no area for lions at the OKC Zoo.
Date Created: 1930s

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Photograph of the Big Cat grottos being constructed at the Oklahoma City Zoo.
Date Created: 1930s
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