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Title
80th season Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey "the greatest show on earth"
Creator
Chicago Show Printing Co., printer
Contributor
Last, Jay T., donor
Date Created and/or Issued
1945
1946
1947
1948
1949
1950
1951
1952
1953
1954
1955
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 two giraffes peering over a billboard with the title against a red background.
Probable date based on advertisement for the circus in the Billboard April 22, 1950, issue, page 59: "in this 80th season of The Greatest Show on Earth." "Litho in U.S.A. [space] C.S.P. Co."--text, bottom right margin.
Type
image
Extent
1 photomechanical : color printed ; overall 52.39 x 68.9 cm (20 5/8 x 27 1/8 in.)
Identifier
priJLC_ENT_000068
385979
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16003coll4/id/2046
Language
English
Subject
Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Combined Shows
Advertising--Circus
Animals--Pictorial works
Billboards--Pictorial works
Circus--United States
Giraffe--Pictorial works
Lithographs--Color--1950-1975. (gmgpc)
Circus posters--1950-1960. (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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