Gorillas Samson and Sambo Adoptive Birthday Party | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Gorillas Samson and Sambo Adoptive Birthday Party

Gorillas Samson and Sambo Adoptive Birthday Party | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Children and adults gathered in front of the gorilla cages at the Washington Park Zoo to celebrate the fifth adoptive birthday party for Samson and Sambo. The party was sponsored by Pabst Sparkling Beverages. A table in front of the cages holds cans of soda and a cake.
DESCRIPTION
Children and adults gathered in front of the gorilla cages at the Washington Park Zoo to celebrate the fifth adoptive birthday party for Samson and Sambo. The party was sponsored by Pabst Sparkling Beverages. A table in front of the cages holds cans of soda and a cake.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:49009
Creation Date: October 05 1955
Creator Name:Boyd, Robert (Bob) J.
City:Milwaukee
County:Milwaukee
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Milwaukee Journal negatives, circa 1955-circa 1982
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:negative, original
Original Format Number:PH 3425.7a
Original Dimensions:5 x 4 inches
SUBJECTS
Coats
Hats
Food
Birthdays
Men
Women
Zoos
Signs and signboards
Apes
Clothing and dress
Baked products
Fences
Parties
Children

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