Photograph of Twycross Zoo's baby gorilla, 'Bonga'
- Associated Press
Photograph showing Bonga, the baby gorilla at Twycross Zoo in Leicestershire. Caption on back reads: '"Bonga", a 18-months-old gorilla, gives secretary Mrs Joan Robinson, a hand with her letters in the office at Twycross Zoo, Leicestershire, recently. "Bonga" who was imported from Holland, lives in a spacial cage in the office until the warmer weather arrives. During the day he is allowed out of the cage so that he may get exercise and to get to know the staff of the zoo.'
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- visual and verbal communication
- Daily Herald Archive at National Science and Media Museum
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