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Title
Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Combined Circus presenting the greatest educational feature in amusement history : direct from the African jungles - herd of the smallest full grown pigmy elephants on the face of the globe!
Creator
Erie Litho. & Ptg. Co., printer
Contributor
Last, Jay T., donor
Date Created and/or Issued
1931
1932
1933
1934
1935
1936
1937
1938
1939
1940
1941
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 whiteface clown and a group of seven boys standing with a full-grown elephant and five pigmy elephants in a grassy field.
Probable date based on year the pigmy elephant herd was featured in the circus. "Litho. in U.S.A."--text, bottom left margin. "Erie Litho. & Prg. Co. Erie, Pa. -15350-"--text, bottom right margin.
Type
image
Extent
1 lithograph : color printed ; overall 104.78 x 68.58 cm (41 1/4 x 27 in.)
Identifier
priJLC_ENT_000041
385952
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16003coll4/id/2020
Language
English
Subject
Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Combined Shows
Advertising--Circus
Circus--United States
Circus animals--Pictorial works
Clowns--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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