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Date Issued:
1785-04-09
Summary:
- A polar bear and her cubs are killed by a frigate locked in ice. They are lured in by food, which the mother gives mostly to the cubs, who are killed first. Upon their death, she turns to attack the sailors, who then kill her.
Title: Jackson's Oxford Journal : Extraordinary Instance of Maternal Affection in a savage Animal,.
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Name(s): The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art
Jackson's Oxford Journal
Tibbals, Howard, owner
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Newspaper
Date Issued: 1785-04-09
Publisher: Jackson's Oxford Journal :
Place of Publication: Oxford (England)
Physical Description: pg 4, col 2
Language(s): English
Summary: - A polar bear and her cubs are killed by a frigate locked in ice. They are lured in by food, which the mother gives mostly to the cubs, who are killed first. Upon their death, she turns to attack the sailors, who then kill her.
Identifier: FSU_Ringling_ARCH_HT4210285_2 (IID)
Subject(s): Newspapers
Circus
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Use and Reproduction: This work is in the public domain in the United States. Any user may copy, distribute, adapt, display, or broadcast it without restriction.
Host Institution: FSU
Is Part Of: Tibbals Circus Collection of International Newspapers.
The John and Mable Ringling Museum Art