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'Jumbo - Killed in St. Thomas, September 15, 1985'

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
[193-]
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B2 F5 #8
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B2 F5 #8
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
[193-]
Physical Description
1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph of Jumbo the elephant lying on the side of the train tracks slain, surrounded by men. The image is surrounded by a white border. Beneath the image is a caption reading: "Jumbo - Killed in St. Thomas, September 15, 1885. Compliments of Andersons Limited, St. Thomas, Ontario." On the back of the postcard, there is a watermark of the store front of Andersons Limited.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Jumbo the Elephant
Andersons Limited
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