Book/Printed Material Daring dive! : [poster and Victoria Theater announcement, 1914].

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Title
Daring dive! : [poster and Victoria Theater announcement, 1914].
Summary
Poster announcing that Harry Houdini will be shackled and thrown into the river off New York's Battery in a sealed packing case, from which he will attempt to escape, July 15, 1914.
Contributor Names
Teale, Oscar S. (Oscar Schutte), 1848-1927, former owner.
Hammerstein's Victoria Theatre (New York, N.Y.)
McManus-Young Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
[1914].
Subject Headings
-  Houdini, Harry,--1874-1926
-  Houdini, Harry,--1874-1926--Performances--New York, New York
Genre
Broadsides
Notes
-  From the Oscar Teale Houdini scrapbook held by the Rare Book and Special Collections Division, Library of Congress, page [42].
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
-  Record converted from American Memory pseudomarc; td12 completed
Medium
1 sheet ; 23 x 15 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
GV1542 .M32 1845, Box 32A
Repository
Library of Congress Rare Book and Special Collections Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/varshoud.hs010
Library of Congress Control Number
2018682494
Language
English
Online Format
image
Description
Poster announcing that Harry Houdini will be shackled and thrown into the river off New York's Battery in a sealed packing case, from which he will attempt to escape, July 15, 1914.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2018682494
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Chicago citation style:

Teale, Oscar S. , Former Owner, Hammerstein'S Victoria Theatre, and Mcmanus-Young Collection. Daring dive!: poster and Victoria Theater announcement. [1914] Image. https://www.loc.gov/item/2018682494/.

APA citation style:

Teale, O. S., Hammerstein'S Victoria Theatre & Mcmanus-Young Collection. (1914) Daring dive!: poster and Victoria Theater announcement. [Image] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2018682494/.

MLA citation style:

Teale, Oscar S. , Former Owner, Hammerstein'S Victoria Theatre, and Mcmanus-Young Collection. Daring dive!: poster and Victoria Theater announcement. [1914] Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2018682494/>.

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