Ralph L. Tomlinson Toy Collection Photographs

 

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Creation Date

1939

Coverage

1890-2011

Date Range

1939

Description

This cast iron set was manufactured by Kenton in 1939 and includes a bandwagon, a steam calliope, a bear cage and a lion cage which are drawn by white horses. The set is a variation from the 1920's Overland Circus Set which included motorized vehicles rather than horses. The horse variation was intended to more accurately depict a circus.

Format

Digital Photograph

Source

Ralph L. Tomlinson Toy Collection, "Learning Through Play" Exhibit in Leatherby Library

Keywords

Chapman University, Leatherby Library, Ralph L. Tomlinson, toys, antique, antiques

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