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Jumbo Official Souvenir Program

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Museum / Archive
North America Railway Hall of Fame
Date Range To
1985
Material
paper, cardstock
Museum / Archive
North America Railway Hall of Fame
Description Level
Item
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
Booklet titled "Jumbo (1885-1985) Souvenir Program". Subtitle reads "To commemorate the one hundredth anniversary of the death on September 15, 1885, in St. Thomas, Ontario of Barnum's world famous elephant, JUMBO. JUMBO DAYS, gigantic homecoming weekend: JUNE 27, 28, 29, 30 and JULY 1, 1985." Program contains history on the Jumbo incident a schedule of activities, and advertisements; also contains a "welcome from the Chairman of the St. Thomas Jumbo Centennial Committee" on the first page. Front cover depicts an old picture of Jumbo at the circus. 60 pages
Material
paper, cardstock
Condition Information
good
Category
Documentary
Subject of Image
Jumbo the Elephant
Accession Number
2013.12.2
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GWR Cabinet 1, Section 1, Shelf c,
Date Range To
1985