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              AQA/1 · File · 1936-1961
              Part of Animal acquisitions

              Correspondence about elephant acquisitions. Including about an Indian elephant London Film Productions intended to present to ZSL, but which was eventually cancelled.

              Zoological Society of London
              Elephant House
              ARC/7 · Series · 1937-1971
              Part of Architecture and buildings

              The existing 1868 Elephant House at London Zoo was demolished and the foundations laid for a new Elephant House; however work stopped in 1939 because of the outbreak of World War II and the Tecton designed Elephant House was never built. A new building designed by Casson Conder and partners was completed in 1965.

              ARC/7/1 · File
              Part of Architecture and buildings

              Includes: memos from the Layout Committee; letters from Lubetkin to Huxley; costings; Contract with Tecton; copy of 'The Architect and Building News', June 1944; handwritten notes; specifications. Includes correspondence with Burnet, Tait and Lorne; and with Tecton. Also mentions other abandoned schemes by Tecton for Gibbon House, Children's Zoo, South Gate. Includes correspondence between Huxley and the Maharajah of Bhavnagar and J Ellerman about funding; with Sir Harry Boyd of the Home Office concerning Royal patronage. Correspondence with Zoo Directors in Chicago, Dresden, Stellingen about their elephant houses.

              Tong, E H
              CUR/7/3/30 · File · 1949
              Part of Curators and Keepers

              Correspondence with E H Tong regarding the exchange of Red-breasted Geese, and the measurements of the Elephant called 'Carla' which was being returned to Hanover

              Wase, Annie
              CUR/7/3/31 · File · 1949
              Part of Curators and Keepers

              Correspondence with Annie Wase regarding her offer of an ornamental necklace for an elephant

              EVE/6 · File · 1960-1970s
              Part of Events and Exhibitions

              Records relating to the opening of enclosures and buildings including the Michael Sobell Pavilion, the Snowdon Aviary, the Elephant and Rhino Pavilion, and the Nuffield Institute

              Zoological Society of London