Broadside advertising American elk exhibition at the Lyceum Theatre, London
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"Just Arrived from America, and to be seen in the elegant Front Room of the Lyceum, in the Strand,the wonderful American Elk, upwards of Thirteen Hands and a Half high, justly deemed one of the greatest curiosities of animated Nature, and the only one of the Species, ever seen in Great Britain."
The broadside was printed in 1792 in London.
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