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Title
Clyde Beatty-Cole Bros. Combined Circus : Clyde Beatty in person
Creator
Butler, Roland, 1887-1961, artist
Contributor
Last, Jay T., donor
Date Created and/or Issued
1957
1958
1959
1960
1961
1962
1963
1964
1965
1966
1967
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 lion tamer with a stool and stick holding back a roaring lion on its hind legs; vignettes of a clown, hippopotamus, circus tent, and elephant at center left; "The World's Largest Circus" circular logo at top right; date sheet for a June 26, [1962], show in Lorain, Ohio, pasted below image.
Probable date based on month and day provided in date sheet text and performer history; Clyde Beatty performed with the circus from 1957 until his death in 1965. "Roland / Butler"--text, lower left of image. "Lorain / Kew Gardens Near Colo. Ave. / Auspices: Youth Center / Matinee and Night, / Tue. June 26"--text, bottom text panel.
Type
image
Extent
1 lithograph : color printed ; overall 92.08 x 53.34 cm (36 1/4 x 21 in.)
Identifier
priJLC_ENT_000153
387722
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16003coll4/id/2148
Language
English
Subject
Clyde Beatty-Cole Bros. Circus
Beatty, Clyde, 1903-1965--Pictorial works
Advertising--Circus
Animal trainers--Pictorial works
Circus--United States
Circus animals--Pictorial works
Lion--Pictorial works
Clyde Beatty-Cole Bros. Circus (1959- )
Lithographs--Color--1950-1975. (gmgpc)
Circus posters--1960-1970. (gmgpc)
Source
Jay T. Last Collection
Entertainment
Large Size
Circus
The Jay T. Last Collection of Graphic Arts and Social History, Huntington Digital Library
Relation
priJLC_ENT_000155

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