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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Material
Glass
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Don Cosens Collection
Description
Bottle, clear glass, “3 FL OZ Jumbo Brand Pepper Sauce”,
Material
Glass
Condition Information
good
Subject of Image
Jumbo the Elephant
Accession Number
019.040.075
Height
16
Units
cm
Images
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Material
Glass
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Don Cosens Collection
Description
Bottle, milk, clear glass, painted on: “Our little Jumbo, Mighty Good, 1/3 pint” with picture of elephant
Material
Glass
Condition Information
good
Subject of Image
Jumbo the Elephant
Accession Number
019.040.076
Height
14
Units
cm
Images
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Material
Glass
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Don Cosens Collection
Description
Jar, glass with metal lid, “Jumbo Peanut Butter, The Frank Tea & Spice Co. Cincinnati, O., 1 lb”, on reverse: “Made from No. 1 Grade Peanuts”
Material
Glass
Condition Information
good
Subject of Image
Jumbo the Elephant
Accession Number
019.040.077
Height
14
Units
cm
Images
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Material
Glass
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Don Cosens Collection
Description
Jar, glass with metal lid, on jar: “Jumbo Peanut Butter, The Frank Tea & Spice Co. Cincinnati, O., 1 lb”, same on lid
Material
Glass
Condition Information
good
Subject of Image
Jumbo the Elephant
Accession Number
019.040.078
Height
13.5
Units
cm
Images
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
Images

Reference Articles regarding Jumbo

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives189967
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1984
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh4 B1 F5
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh4 B1 F5
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1984
Series
Don Cosens Collection - St. Thomas Jumbo Centennial Committee series
Physical Description
0.3 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains miscellaneous articles related to the life and death of Jumbo the elephant. The material was collected for reference by Don Cosens, during his role as a member of the St. Thomas Jumbo Centennial Committee.

Newspaper Articles - Jumbo

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives189974
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1981-1985
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh4 B1 F6
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh4 B1 F6
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1981-1985
Series
Don Cosens Collection - St. Thomas Jumbo Centennial Committee series
Physical Description
0.3 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains miscellaneous newspaper articles from various publications related to the life and death of Jumbo the elephant, as well as the installation of the Jumbo statue in St. Thomas. The material was collected for reference by Don Cosens, during his role as a member of the St. Thomas Jumbo Centennial Committee.

Ephemera - St. Thomas Jumbo Centennial Committee

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives189744
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1976-1993
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh4 B1 F4
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh4 B1 F4
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1976-1993
Series
Don Cosens Collection - St. Thomas Jumbo Centennial Committee series
Physical Description
0.4 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains ephemera related to Jumbo the elephant, collected by Don Cosens, during his role as a member of the St. Thomas Jumbo Centennial Committee. Includes ephemera relating to the Barnum and Bailey Circus as well as the Ringling Brothers, including tickets, brochures and souvenir booklets. File also contains commemorative newspaper inserts, blank committee letterhead, and reproductions of Jumbo posters.

Mural Created by Scott Street Public School Students

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives187660
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1980s
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh3 B1 F3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh3 B1 F3
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1980s
Series
Don Cosens Collection- Photographs series
Physical Description
9 photographs : col ; 10 x 12.5 cm
Scope and Content
File contains photographs showing a mural created by students from Scott Street Public School, including an interpretation of a circus and Jumbo the elephant standing on railway tracks.
Name Access
Scott Street Public School
Images

Records relating to elephant handler Sabu (Roy Moreau)

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives189985
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1928-1979
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh4 B1 F11
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh4 B1 F11
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1928-1979
Series
Don Cosens Collection - St. Thomas Jumbo Centennial Committee series
Physical Description
0.2 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains material relating to Roy Moreau, known as "Sabu", who was an elephant trainer who worked for the Ringling Brothers, and whose father was the financial manager for John Ringling. Includes a newspaper article regarding Sabu's visit to St. Thomas in 1978. Also includes material personally sent to Dorothy Ayearst from Sabu, including correspondence, a signed note with a photograph of Sabu handling elephants and a souvenir folder of the Ringling Bros and Barnum and Bailey Circus.

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