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Souvenir program from Wonderland featuring Pawnee Bill, Revere Beach, Mass., 1908

EP001.09.TMP.004 (RS82129)

Description

The cover of the 1908 Wonderland Souvenir Program depicts Pawnee Bill (Major Gordon W. Lillie) as an advertisement for his Great Wild West show. The program had a cover price of five cents.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1908
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1973-10-05
Physical Description
1 program
Dimensions
10x 7 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
191173
Reference Code
EP001.09.TMP.004

Record details

Originator
Waters Press (Boston, Mass.) (Printer)
Other People
Pawnee Bill, 1860-1942
Descriptive Terms
amusement parks
events
performances (entertainment events)
souvenirs
Material Type
programs (documents)
souvenir programs
Subjects
Wild west shows
Places
Revere (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Wonderland (Revere Beach, Mass. : Amusement park)
Notes
W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg. 36.

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