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Title
Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Combined Circus : Durbar of Delhi
Creator
Central Ptg. and Illinois Litho. Co., printer
Contributor
Last, Jay T., donor
Date Created and/or Issued
1928
1929
1930
1931
1932
1933
1934
1935
1936
1937
1938
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 row of circus elephants carrying Indian riders who sitting under adorned canopies.
Probable date approximated by cataloger based on show history; the circus began performing the feature around 1933. "B-162"--text, bottom left margin. "Central Ptg. and Illinois Litho. Co., Chicago, U. S. A."--text, bottom right margin.
Type
image
Extent
1 lithograph : color printed ; overall 71.76 x 107 cm (28 1/4 x 42 1/8 in.)
Identifier
priJLC_ENT_000038
385950
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16003coll4/id/2015
Language
English
Subject
Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Combined Shows
Advertising--Circus
Circus--United States
Circus animals--Pictorial works
Delhi (India)--Pictorial works
Elephants--Pictorial works
East Indians--Pictorial works
Ethnic costume--Pictorial works
Historical pageants--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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