Photo, Print, Drawing Circus broadcasted by radio for first time digital file from b&w film copy neg.

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Title
Circus broadcasted by radio for first time
Summary
Photograph shows Dolly, a two year old elephant, rehearsing her "song" before the microphone in Madison Square Garden for the broadcasting of the Big Circus (Ringling Brothers & Barnum & Bailey) to be sent out by WJZ; a man watches the elephant as a radio engineer operates the radio controls.
Contributor Names
Underwood & Underwood, photographer
Created / Published
1925.
Subject Headings
-  WJZ (Radio station : New York, N.Y.)--1920-1930
-  Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Combined Shows--1920-1930
-  Madison Square Garden (New York, N.Y.)--1920-1930
-  Radios--New York (State)--New York--1920-1930
-  Radio broadcasting--New York (State)--New York--1920-1930
-  Circuses & shows--New York (State)--New York--1920-1930
-  Elephants--New York (State)--New York--1920-1930
-  Trained animals--New York (State)--New York--1920-1930
Format Headings
Photographic prints--1920-1930.
Notes
-  No. 379036.
-  Title from item.
Medium
1 photographic print.
Call Number/Physical Location
SSF - Radio and Radio Broadcasting -- 1925 [item] [P&P]
Repository
Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
Digital Id
cph 3a35555 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a35555
Library of Congress Control Number
2012649422
Reproduction Number
LC-USZ62-35070 (b&w film copy neg.)
Rights Advisory
No known restrictions on publication.
Language
English
Online Format
image
Description
1 photographic print. | Photograph shows Dolly, a two year old elephant, rehearsing her "song" before the microphone in Madison Square Garden for the broadcasting of the Big Circus (Ringling Brothers & Barnum & Bailey) to be sent out by WJZ; a man watches the elephant as a radio engineer operates the radio controls.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2012649422
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Underwood & Underwood, photographer. Circus Broadcasted by Radio for First Time. New York, 1925. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2012649422/.

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Underwood & Underwood, photographer. (1925) Circus Broadcasted by Radio for First Time. New York, 1925. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012649422/.

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Underwood & Underwood, photographer. Circus Broadcasted by Radio for First Time. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2012649422/>.

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