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Transit pass for St. Louis Public Service Company featuring Street Y Circus

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Created by
St. Louis Public Service Company, American, 1927 - 1966
Subject of
Basie, Count, American, 1904 - 1984
Pine Street YMCA, American, 1919 - 1955
Medium
ink on wove paper
Dimensions
H x W: 2 1/8 x 3 11/16 in. (5.4 x 9.4 cm)
Type
passes (tickets)
Place depicted
Saint Louis, Missouri, United States, North and Central America
Date
April 1945
Description
Transit pass for the St. Louis Public Service Company depicting the 10th Annual Pine St. Y Circus featuring Count Basie. The pass is a cream and green-colored pass with additional text with information about the event.
Topic
African American
Jazz (Music)
Recreation
Transportation
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2010.34.18
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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