Bibliography: Beardsley Park and Zoo
Beardsley Park and Zoo
- Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo: the First Eighty Years, Established 1922, by DeMattia, Robin F. Virginia Beach, VA: The Donning Co. Publishers, 2002.
- Dolly Curtis Interviews: Dr. Howard Hochman, Veternarian for Beardsley Zoo, Bridgeport, CT, 2000 ,
. Easton, CT: Curtis/Cromwell Productions, 2000
- Dolly Curtis Interviews: Greg Dancho – the New Carousel at the Beardsley Zoo ,
. Easton, CT: Dolly Curtis Interviews Television Programs , 1995
- Dolly Curtis Interviews: Greg Dancho – Beardsley Zoological Gardens,
Easton, CT: Curtis/Cromwell Productions, 1994.
- Newspaper Clippings, Bridgeport History Center: “PARKS – Beardsley Park (Zoo)”
- Vertical File, Bridgeport History Center: “PARKS – Beardsley Park (Zoo) and (Carousel)”
- Bridgeport General Photograph Collection, Bridgeport History Center, various images
- Postcard Collection, Bridgeport History Center, various images
- The Story of Bridgeport, by Elsie Nicholas Danenberg; illustrations by Jesse Benton. Bridgeport, Conn.: Bridgeport Centennial, Inc., 1936
- Bridgeport: a Pictorial History, by David W. Palmquist; design by Jamie Backus Raynor. Norfolk, VA: Donning, 1981; 1985
- A History of the Old Town of Stratford and the City of Bridgeport, Connecticut, by Rev. Samuel Orcutt; published under the auspices of the Fairfield county historical society. New Haven, CT: Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor; published under the auspices of the Fairfield County Historical Society, 1886. 2 v. (viii, 1393 p.): ill., plates, ports., folded maps ; 26 cm.
Notes: Vol. 2 contains also histories of Huntington, Trumbull and Monroe, towns incorporated from old Stratford. Epitaphs from the various cemeteries are included.
Genealogies: v. 2, p. 1113-1358.[974.691 B85O2]
- History of Bridgeport and vicinity, ed. by George C. Waldo, Jr. New York; Chicago: S.J. Clarke Pub., 1917. 2 v., plates: ill., ports. ; 28 cm.
Notes: Vol. 2 contains biographical sketches. Includes one chapter each on the towns of Stratford and Fairfield.[HC974.691 B85w]