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King Tarz, The Lion | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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King Tarz, The Lion

King Tarz, The Lion | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
King Tarz, The Seasonal Jungle Actor, (a lion) was brought to Madison to publicize "Tarzan's Secret Treasure" which stars Johnny Weissmuller, Maureen O'Sullivan and King Tarz. The lion is walking a tight rope for the trainer. 8 negatives of men, including his trainer Robert Mathews and Dr. Thomas W. Tormey, in a cage with the lion on State Street in front of the Orpheum Theater.
DESCRIPTION
King Tarz, The Seasonal Jungle Actor, (a lion) was brought to Madison to publicize "Tarzan's Secret Treasure" which stars Johnny Weissmuller, Maureen O'Sullivan and King Tarz. The lion is walking a tight rope for the trainer. 8 negatives of men, including his trainer Robert Mathews and Dr. Thomas W. Tormey, in a cage with the lion on State Street in front of the Orpheum Theater.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:29859
Creation Date: November 06 1941
Creator Name:McVicar, Angus B., 1903-1964
City:Madison
County:Dane
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Photo Copy Service : Photo Copy Service photographs and negatives, 1925-1983
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:negative, original
Original Format Number:PH 6058.0415C-6
Original Dimensions:3.5 x 2.5 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
See also PH 6058.0399C-5

One of eight images.

SUBJECTS
Lions
Commercial buildings
Motion pictures
Trees
Coats
Hats
Cities and towns
Sidewalks
Fences
Men
Outdoor photography
Signs and signboards
Motorcycles
Streets

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