Slide Title

Madison: Vilas Park

Photographer/Creator

Chet Smolski, Rhode Island College

Preview

image preview

Date

8-1964

Description

Vilas Park and Henry Vilas Zoo is located on land donated in 1903 by William and Anna Vilas. It was one of the only accredited zoo’s to offer free admission, as stipulated by the Vilas when they donated the land 100 years ago.

Notes

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Vilas_Zoo (accessed 18 June 2012)

Creator 1 Role

Photographer

Subject Headings

Cities and towns -- Wisconsin -- Madison; parks -- Zoos -- Wisconsin -- Madison;

Country Name

United States of America

Region Name

Wisconsin

City Name

Madison

Keywords

Zoos; parks; urban parks; aerial; Lake Wingra; Vilas Park;

Share

COinS