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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artist Name
Florence McLaughlin Burns
Manufacturer
Scholastic - Tab Publications
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artist Name
Florence McLaughlin Burns
Description
Book, 'Jumbo The Biggest Elephant in all the World', 62 pages. Cover has image of Jumbo carrying a group of children on his back. Published in 1978
Subject of Image
Jumbo the Elephant
Accession Number
018.029.001
Width
9
Height
7.5
Units
in
Manufacturer
Scholastic - Tab Publications
Manufacturer City
Richmond Hill
Manufacturer Province
Ontario
Manufacturer Country
Canada
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Material
Glass
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Don Cosens Collection
Description
Beer stein, clear glass, image of Jumbo painted on in green, “St. Thomas Centennial 1881-1981”;
Material
Glass
Condition Information
good
Subject of Image
Jumbo the Elephant
Accession Number
019.040.146
Height
13
Units
cm
Origin City
St. Thomas
Origin Province
Ontario
Origin Country
Canada
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Button Badge

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
button, promotional
Manufacturer
Loder-Sutherland
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
button, promotional
Description
Beige button badge. The button has an illustration of the Jumbo statue in the center. Above the illustration, in red, "JUMBO". Beneath it, "1885-1985 - St. Thomas, Ont. Canada" in black. The back is silver.
Category
Communication Artifact
Sub-category
Advertising Media
Subject of Image
Jumbo the Elephant
Accession Number
019.002.013
File Number
019.002
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Times Journal map cabinet, drawer 4
Date Range
1985
Diameter
2.25
Units
in
Manufacturer
Loder-Sutherland
Manufacturer City
St. Thomas
Manufacturer Province
Ontario
Manufacturer Country
Canada
Manufacture Notes
606 Talbot Street, St. Thomas was taken over in late 1927 by the Sutherland Press Ltd., Frederick W. Sutherland, president. From 1928 to 1955, Sutherland Press shared the premises with the St. Thomas Box Co. Ltd. (and in 1929 only with the Lenox Manufacturing Co. Ltd., makers of overalls). From 1957 to 1983, Sutherland Press Ltd. is listed in city directories as the sole occupant of their building. From 1985 to 1993, the property is listed under the business name Loder-Sutherland, printing and advertising. The company printed books, pamphlets, and, for a part of its history, the town's newspaper, now the St. Thomas Times-Journal. The iconic headquarters of The Sutherland Press, Ltd. was one of the biggest and best of its time.
Item History
This pin is from the Jumbo Centennial celebrations that took place in 1985. 1985 marked the hundredth anniversary of Jumbo's death that occured in 1885 in St. Thomas, Ontario.

Button Badge

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
button, promotional
Manufacturer
Loder-Sutherland
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
button, promotional
Description
Cream coloured button with green and black text/details. In the center, an illustration of the Jumbo statue. Above it, in green, stylized text, "St. Thomas". Beneath it, "Ontario, Canada". The button has green stripes. The back is silver with a straight pin.
Category
Communication Artifact
Sub-category
Advertising Media
Subject of Image
Jumbo the Elephant
Accession Number
019.002.015
File Number
019.002
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Times Journal map cabinet, drawer 4
Date Range
ca. 1985
Diameter
1.75
Units
in
Manufacturer
Loder-Sutherland
Manufacturer City
St. Thomas
Manufacturer Province
Ontario
Manufacturer Country
Canada
Manufacture Notes
606 Talbot Street, St. Thomas was taken over in late 1927 by the Sutherland Press Ltd., Frederick W. Sutherland, president. From 1928 to 1955, Sutherland Press shared the premises with the St. Thomas Box Co. Ltd. (and in 1929 only with the Lenox Manufacturing Co. Ltd., makers of overalls). From 1957 to 1983, Sutherland Press Ltd. is listed in city directories as the sole occupant of their building. From 1985 to 1993, the property is listed under the business name Loder-Sutherland, printing and advertising. The company printed books, pamphlets, and, for a part of its history, the town's newspaper, now the St. Thomas Times-Journal. The iconic headquarters of The Sutherland Press, Ltd. was one of the biggest and best of its time.
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Material
Paper
Manufacturer
The Sutherland Press
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
Paper, souvenir booklet."Souvenir Copy" at top left. XXXTitle: "Jumbo 100 Year Celebration St. Thomas remembers this world famous elephant 100 years later". XXXBottom: ' An advertising section of the London Free Press, Tuesday, June 18, 1985 - Pages F1-F20".
Material
Paper
Category
Communication Objects
Sub-category
Documentary Artifacts
Subject of Image
Jumbo the Elephant
Accession Number
020.037.001
Date Range
June 18, 1985
Origin City
St. Thomas
Origin Province
Ontario
Origin Country
Canada
Manufacturer
The Sutherland Press
Manufacturer City
St. Thomas
Manufacturer Province
Ontario
Manufacturer Country
Canada
Municipal Origin
St. Thomas, Ontario
Item History
Donated on behalf of donor's father, Ted Suckley. Items were collected from his time as a printer at the Sutherland Press Ltd.
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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Material
Paper
Manufacturer
The Sutherland Press
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
"The Story of Jumbo" book with 34 pages. Cover illustration of elephant with tusks cut, standing in jungle, with blue sky. Author is W.F.L. Edwards. Sutherland Press, c.1935.
Material
Paper
Category
Communication Objects
Sub-category
Documentary Artifacts
Subject of Image
Jumbo the Elephant
Accession Number
020.037.002
Date Range
1935
Width
7
Height
9 1/4
Units
in
Origin City
St. Thomas
Origin Province
Ontario
Origin Country
Canada
Manufacturer
The Sutherland Press
Manufacturer City
St. Thomas
Manufacturer Province
Ontario
Manufacturer Country
Canada
Municipal Origin
St. Thomas, Ontario
Item History
Donated on behalf of donor's father, Ted Suckley. Items were collected from his time as a printer at the Sutherland Press Ltd.
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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Material
Paper
Manufacturer
The Sutherland Press
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
Black and white, photographic copy print of a Scott Studio image showing Jumbo, a P.T. Barnum circus elephant killed by a train in St. Thomas, Ontario on September 15, 1885. XXXScott Studios stamped on back and embossed at bottom right.
Material
Paper
Category
Documentary Artifacts
Sub-category
Documentary Artifacts
Subject of Image
Jumbo the Elephant
Accession Number
020.037.003
Origin City
St. Thomas
Origin Province
Ontario
Origin Country
Canada
Manufacturer
The Sutherland Press
Manufacturer City
St. Thomas
Manufacturer Province
Ontario
Manufacturer Country
Canada
Municipal Origin
St. Thomas, Ontario
Item History
Donated on behalf of donor's father, Ted Suckley. Items were collected from his time as a printer at the Sutherland Press Ltd.
Images
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Material
Paper
Manufacturer
Sutherland Press
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
Black and white photographic copy print of a Scott Studio image showing Jumbo, a P.T. Barnum circus elephant killed by a train in St. Thomas, Ontario on September 15, 1885.XXXLocomotive visable in backgroud. XXXStamped Scott Studios at back and embossed at bottom, right.
Material
Paper
Category
Communication Objects
Sub-category
Documentary Artifacts
Subject of Image
Jumbo the Elephant
Accession Number
020.037.004
Origin City
St. Thomas
Origin Province
Ontario
Origin Country
Canada
Manufacturer
Sutherland Press
Manufacturer City
St. Thomas
Manufacturer Province
Ontario
Manufacturer Country
Canada
Municipal Origin
St. Thomas, Ontario
Item History
Donated on behalf of donor's father, Ted Suckley. Items were collected from his time as a printer at the Sutherland Press Ltd.
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"Jumbo Beverage" bottle

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
bottle
Material
Glass
Manufacturer
W. Bissonnette
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
bottle
Description Level
Item
Description
very large bottle, clear glass with word "Jumbo" and elephant image: "Jumbo Beverage, Contents 60ozs."
Material
Glass
Condition Information
good
Category
Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Sub-category
Merchandising Tools & Equipment
Subject of Image
Jumbo the Elephant
Accession Number
998.10.1
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Collections Storage
Height
14
Units
inches
Manufacturer
W. Bissonnette
Manufacturer Province
Quebec
Manufacturer Country
Canada
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