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Book/Printed Material [Publicity release about iron bound box test, 1917]. World's most famous daredevel Houdini in the submersible iron-bound box mystery

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Title

  • [Publicity release about iron bound box test, 1917].

Other Title

  • World's most famous daredevel Houdini in the submersible iron-bound box mystery

Summary

  • This item features a cameo photograph of Houdini's face, set against a background photograph showing the iron-bound box from which he escapes being lowered into a river. Advertisement published in a New York Hippodrome program.

Names

  • Teale, Oscar S. (Oscar Schutte), 1848-1927, former owner.
  • McManus-Young Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • ©1917.

Headings

  • -  Houdini, Harry,--1874-1926
  • -  New York Hippodrome (Organization)

Genre

  • Advertisements

Notes

  • -  From the Oscar Teale Houdini scrapbook held by the Rare Book and Special Collections Division, Library of Congress, page [62].
  • -  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
  • -  Record converted from American Memory pseudomarc; td12 completed

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

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2018682495

Online Format

  • image

Additional Metadata Formats

IIIF Presentation Manifest

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Chicago citation style:

Teale, Oscar S. , Former Owner, and Mcmanus-Young Collection. Publicity Release About Iron Bound Box Test. ©, 1917. Image. https://www.loc.gov/item/2018682495/.

APA citation style:

Teale, O. S. & Mcmanus-Young Collection. (1917) Publicity Release About Iron Bound Box Test. ©. [Image] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2018682495/.

MLA citation style:

Teale, Oscar S. , Former Owner, and Mcmanus-Young Collection. Publicity Release About Iron Bound Box Test. ©, 1917. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2018682495/>.