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Title
Cole Bros. Circus : Jumbo the 2nd : only African Elephant exhibited with any American circus
Creator
Erie Litho. & Ptg. Co., printer
Contributor
Last, Jay T., donor
Date Created and/or Issued
1930
1931
1932
1933
1934
1935
1936
1937
1938
1939
1940
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 an elephant in chains; small vignettes of head-and-shoulder portraits of Cole Bros. owners Jess Adkins and Zack Terrell in upper left corner.
Probable date based on circus history; the elephant Jumbo the Second joined the show in 1935 and died in 1936. "Litho. in U.S.A."--text, bottom left margin. "Erie Litho. & Ptg. Co. Erie, Pa. 14619"--text, bottom right margin.
Type
image
Extent
1 photomechanical : color printed ; overall 106.68 x 71.76 cm (42 x 28 1/4 in.)
Identifier
priJLC_ENT_000097
387749
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16003coll4/id/2094
Language
English
Subject
Cole Bros. Circus
Adkins, Jess H., 1886-1940--Portraits
Terrell, Zack, 1879-1954--Portraits
Advertising--Circus
Circus--United States
Circus animals--Pictorial works
Circus owners--Pictorial works
Elephants--Pictorial works
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

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