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Title
Ringling Bros Barnum & Bailey the greatest show on Earth
Contributor
Last, Jay T., donor
Date Created and/or Issued
1935
1936
1937
1938
1939
1940
1941
1942
1943
1944
1945
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Jay T. Last Collection of Graphic Arts and Social History
Rights Information
For information on using Huntington Library materials, please see Reproductions of Huntington Library Holdings: https://www.huntington.org/library-rights-permissions
Description
Image of the head of a fierce gorilla with teeth bared; date sheet for a June 28, [1940], show in Springfield, Massachusetts, pasted below image.
Probable date calculated by cataloger based on month and day of show advertised in attached date sheet. "Bill Posters & Distributors / Union Label"--text, circle stamp in red ink, bottom right corner. "Springfield / Afternoon and Night / Fri. June 28 / World's largest tent - now 100% air-conditioned"--text, bottom centered.
Type
image
Extent
1 photomechanical : color printed ; overall 92.39 x 107 cm (36 3/8 x 42 1/8 in.)
Identifier
priJLC_ENT_000053
385964
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16003coll4/id/2032
Language
English
Subject
Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Combined Shows
Advertising--Circus
Circus--United States
Circus animals--Pictorial works
Gorilla--Pictorial works
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus (1919- )
Lithographs--Color--1925-1950. (gmgpc)
Circus posters--1930-1940. (gmgpc)
Source
Jay T. Last Collection
Entertainment
Large Size
Circus
The Jay T. Last Collection of Graphic Arts and Social History, Huntington Digital Library
Relation
priJLC_ENT_000033 ; priJLC_ENT_000043

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