Boy Riding Unicycle with His Pet Raccoon | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Boy Riding Unicycle with His Pet Raccoon

Boy Riding Unicycle with His Pet Raccoon | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Newspaper caption reads: "Passersby don't know it, but what appears to be a coonskin cap around the neck of Todd Vasas, 16, of 2773 S. Shore Drive, is the real thing. Todd, the live raccoon, and the unicycle attract attention as they ride along the lakefront. Todd is taking care of the animal for a friend who is on vacation." He is wearing a shirt, pants, socks and loafers. A rock breakwater and moored sailboats are in the background.
DESCRIPTION
Newspaper caption reads: "Passersby don't know it, but what appears to be a coonskin cap around the neck of Todd Vasas, 16, of 2773 S. Shore Drive, is the real thing. Todd, the live raccoon, and the unicycle attract attention as they ride along the lakefront. Todd is taking care of the animal for a friend who is on vacation." He is wearing a shirt, pants, socks and loafers. A rock breakwater and moored sailboats are in the background.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:113182
Creation Date: July 25 1967
Creator Name:Vespa, Ned
City:Milwaukee
County:Milwaukee
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Classified File
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:CF 507
Original Dimensions:8 x 10 inches
SUBJECTS
Animals
Pets
Clothing and dress
Shoes
Outdoor furniture
Cities and towns
Sidewalks
Outdoor photography
Teenagers
Cycling
Sailing ships
Harbors
Michigan, Lake
Shorelines

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