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Woodland Park Zoo: The early years

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    Animal cages at Woodland Park Zoo, 1916. The zoo opened to the public after Seattle bought the estate of Guy Phinney in 1899. Phinney was a lumber baron who owned an English park, formal rose garden, deer herd and animal menagerie. The zoo then acquired another private menagerie from Leschi. More...