WCS Archives, Ephemera Collection
This digital collection includes 112 items from the Wildlife Conservation Society Archives’ extensive collection of publications and printed ephemera created by WCS, which began in 1895 as the New York Zoological Society. Within this digital collection are materials related to exhibits and events at WCS’s Bronx Zoo and New York Aquarium and souvenirs from the New York Aquarium. Materials date from 1911 to 1992, with the bulk dating from the 1950s through the 1980s.Learn More About the Collection
- Pamphlet introducing the Jungle World at the Bronx Zoo, the last element of the Wild Asia exhibit to be completed with an explanation of the planning and organization of Jungle World, a map of the location of the exhibit within Wild Asia and a floorplan with brief descriptions of the species present in Jungle World.