Photograph of 'Max', first gorilla born at a West German zoo

Made:
1965-08-23
maker:
The Sun

Daily Herald Archive/Science Museum Group/SSPL
© Mirrorpix

Daily Herald Archive/Science Museum Group/SSPL
© Mirrorpix

Photograph titled 'Photograph of 'Max', first gorilla born at a West German zoo'. Caption on back reads: '"Max", the first baby gorilla to be born in a West German zoo, made his debut before press photographers at Frankfurt Zoo recently. For the occasion Max was wearing baby-like clothing. The baby gorilla, who was born on the 22nd June, 1965, is being looked after by keeper Garhard Podolczak and his wife.

The Sun/Central Press Photos Ltd.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/19941
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Daily Herald Archive at National Science and Media Museum