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Catalog Number 1971.114.008
Object Name Poster
Title Old King Cole and Mother Goose - A Spectacular Fantasy
Scope & Content One poster advertising "Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents - Old King Cole and Mother Goose - A Spectacular Fantasy." The large multicolor poster features a drawing of seven clowns and a goose. Printed text along the bottom of the drawing shows "Produced by John Ringling North; Created and Costumed by Norman Bel Geddes; Staged by Albertina Rasch." The show took place at "Conner and Mack" on July 27-28, 1941, in the "World's Largest Tent - Now 100% Air-Conditioned."
Date 1941
People North, John Ringling
Geddes, Norman Bel
Rasch, Albertina
Extent of Description 28" x 52"
Collection Events
Search Terms Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus
Old King Cole
Mother Goose
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