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Hugo, the Killer Whale, performing at Miami Seaquarium.
Public marine aquariums--Florida--Dade County--Miami
Service industries--Florida--Dade County--Miami
Real photo postcards
Captive marine animals
Captive marine mammals
Hugo (Killer whale)
The Miami Seaquarium was opened on September 24, 1955 by Fred D. Coppock and Capt. W.B. Gray. It is the longest operating oceanarium in the United States.
Accompanying note: "Hugo, The Killer Whale, is a native of the cold north Pacific, and as such must be kept in a pool cooled to 65 degrees. When fully grown he will reach the weight of between 14,000 and 18,000 pounds."
Number on back bottom left: SQ83.
Subject - Corporate
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Hugo, the Killer Whale, performing at Miami Seaquarium. 1968 (circa). State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/296548>, accessed 15 August 2022.
Hugo, the Killer Whale, performing at Miami Seaquarium. 1968 (circa). State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/296548>