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Thrilling scene at Barnum's American Museum, New York City, on the 3d inst. -- the royal bengal tiger leaps from a window into Broadway, and is shot by a policeman.

Image ID: 806242

Thrilling scene at Barnum's American Museum, New York City, on the 3d inst. -- the royal bengal tiger leaps from a windo... (1868)

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Image Title

:  Thrilling scene at Barnum's American Museum, New York City, on the 3d inst. -- the royal bengal tiger leaps from a window into Broadway, and is shot by a policeman.

Published Date

: 1868

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 19 x 24 cm. (7 1/4 x 9 1/2 in.)

Notes

: Written on border: "Mar. 21, 1868"

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / New York City -- police -- 1899 & earlier

Source Description

: 2 folders (50 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC NEW YC-Pol-18

Digital ID

: 806242

Record ID

: 715751

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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