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William Temple Hornaday
|Died||March 6, 1937
|Resting place||Greenwich, Connecticut|
|Parent(s)||William Temple Hornaday, Sr.
Martha Hornaday (née Martha Varner)
William Temple Hornaday, Sc.D. (December 1, 1854 – March 6, 1937) was an American zoologist, conservationist, taxidermist, and author. He served as the first director of the New York Zoological Park, known today as the Bronx Zoo, and he was a pioneer in the early wildlife conservation movement in the United States.
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William Hornaday feeding a greater kudu in the New York Zoological Park in 1920.
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