Grover Edward McCarver memorial collection, Special Collections Department, University of Memphis Libraries
The Overton Park Zoo opened in 1906 with just 23 cages and concrete bear pits. Now the Memphis Zoo is home to more than 3,500 animals and over 500 different species.
"Overton Park Zoo, Memphis, TN, c. 1909" (2021). Postcards. 69.
Postcards--Tennessee--Memphis, Postcards--20th century, Memphis (Tenn.)--photographs