Lavardo ; W.H. Johnson

 
Lavardo ; W.H. Johnson
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  • Title :     Lavardo ; W.H. Johnson
  • Artist:     Harry H. Baumann (publisher)
  • Accession:     XB1998.30.3
  • Collection:     Library
  • Subject:     Pictorial worksGolden Gate International Exposition (1939-1940 : San Francisco, Calif.) | Exhibitions | Exhibitions , United States , California , San Francisco , 1930-1940 | Entertainment | Entertainment , 1930-1940 | Eccentrics and eccentricities , Pictorial works | Eccentrics and eccentricities , United States , California , San Francisco , Pictorial works | Curiosities and wonders , Pictorial works | Curiosities and wonders , United States , California , San Francisco , Pictorial works | Entertainers | Entertainers , 1930-1940
  • URL:     http://libimages.wolfsonian.org/XB1998.30.3.000.jpg
Description:
Title from recto. | 1 postcard, untraveled, with color illustrated views of two "human oddities" on exhibit in the Ripley's Believe-It-Or-Not pavilion, at the Golden Gate International Exposition. | "Official post card of Ripley's 'Believe-It-Or-Not' Odditorium, Golden Gate International Exposition of 1940, Treasure Island, San Francisco, California. Lavardo: Voodoo torturer who walks barefoot up a ladder made of steel saw blades. W.H. Johnson: the leopard skin man."--verso. | E-4214"--verso. | English.