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Title
Hagen Bros. 3-Ring-3 Circus
Creator
Globe Poster Corp., printer
Contributor
Last, Jay T., donor
Date Created and/or Issued
1950
1951
1952
1953
1954
1955
1956
1957
1958
1959
1960
1961
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 four performing monkeys dressed in costumes, with one wearing a fez, two playing musical instruments, and one balancing on a tightrope.
Probable date based on circus history; the show operated from the 1950 season until 1961. "Litho in U.S.A."--text, bottom left margin. "Globe Poster Corp. Chicago"--text, bottom right margin. "C.F. 552"--text, bottom right margin.
Type
image
Extent
1 lithograph : color printed ; overall 71.44 x 52.07 cm (28 1/8 x 20 1/2 in.)
Identifier
priJLC_ENT_000168
387785
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16003coll4/id/2162
Language
English
Subject
Hagen Bros. Circus
Advertising--Circus
Circus--United States
Circus animals--Pictorial works
Monkeys--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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