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Title
Elsie the Borden Cow, star of the 1940 film "Little Men," looking over a fence, Los Angeles, 1940
Date Created and/or Issued
1940
Publication Information
Los Angeles Daily News
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Daily News Negatives
Rights Information
US
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Elsie the Borden Cow, the unofficial mascott for Borden dairy products, looking over a fence. After appearing at the New York World's Fair, Elsie was chosen by R.K.O. producer Gene Towne to star in the 1940 film "Little Men," based on the novel by Louisa May Alcott. Elsie arrived in Los Angeles on July 12, 1940
Text from original nitrate sleeve: Larson, Donna; with Cow "Elise"
Handwritten annotation from nitrate negative: Cow "Elsie" (RKO)
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1387_23874-07
23874
ark:/21198/zz0028088d
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Animals
Fences--California--Los Angeles
Actresses--American--California
Entertainment
Cows--California
RKO Pictures
Elsie (Cow)
Source
Los Angeles Daily News Negatives

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