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Title
Clyde Beatty-Cole Bros. : Capt. Astronaut the human projectile
Creator
Butler, Roland, 1887-1961, artist
Contributor
Last, Jay T., donor
Date Created and/or Issued
1956
1957
1958
1959
1960
1961
1962
1963
1964
1965
1966
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 a man being shot out of a canon in a tented circus arena with spectators in the grandstands in the background; "World's Largest Circus" circular logo at lower right of image.
Probable full name of artist supplied by cataloger; probable date based on performer history; circus performer Luis Munoz performed as Captain Astronaut for the Clyde-Beatty-Cole Bros. Circus beginning in 1961. "R.B."--text, artist's initials, bottom left of image.
Type
image
Extent
1 lithograph : color printed ; overall 53.34 x 70.96 cm (21 x 27 15/16 in.)
Identifier
priJLC_ENT_001309
412887
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16003coll4/id/2173
Language
English
Subject
Clyde Beatty-Cole Bros. Circus
Advertising--Circus
Cannons--Pictorial works
Circus--United States
Circus performers--Pictorial works
Lithographs--Color--1950-1975. (gmgpc)
Circus posters--1960-1970. (gmgpc)
Source
Jay T. Last Collection
Entertainment
Large Size
Circus
The Jay T. Last Collection of Graphic Arts and Social History, Huntington Digital Library

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