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THE THYLACINE IN CAPTIVITY:
- ZOOS, CIRCUSES AND MENAGERIES -
(ARCHIVAL FOOTAGE FROM THE BEAUMARIS ZOO (QD), CIRCA 1928)
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A rare film (circa 1928) from the National Film Archive (National Library of Australia) of the animals at the Beaumaris Zoo (QD).  The film opens with Arthur Reid, the zoo's curator, in a cage with a young lion, and then proceeds to show a number of the other animals on display, including a short clip of three of the zoo's thylacines.
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Film courtesy: National Film Archive, National Library of Australia.
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