Photograph showing London Zoo elephant 'Dumbo' performing for visitors

Made:
1957-03-25

Daily Herald Archive/Science Museum Group
© Getty Images

Daily Herald Archive/Science Museum Group
© Getty Images

Photograph titled 'A zoo 'presentation''. Caption on back reads: '"Dumbo" the London Zoo elephant is very popular with visitors on account of his large repertoire of amusing tricks. One of his favourite tricks is to curtsey to the visitors - always a certainty for a tit-bot. Photograph shows: Curtseying to each other at the London Zoo are Dumbo the popular elephant and young visitor 10-years-old Susan Starling of Primrose Hill.'

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/19958
Materials:
ink, paper (fibre product)
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Daily Herald Archive at National Science and Media Museum
status:
Permanent collection

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