'Jiggs' the orangutan enjoys a frog-march

Made:
1951 in London

Daily Herald Archive/Science Museum Group/SSPL
© Mirrorpix

Daily Herald Archive/Science Museum Group/SSPL
© Mirrorpix

'Jiggs' the orangutan enjoys a frog-march. Photo shows: A favourite visitor from the London Zoo to the Children's Corner at Battersea Park Pleasure Gardens, is 'Jiggs' the orangutan who enjoys nothing more than romping with the kiddies. Here he is seen in a lazy mood being carried by two keepers assisted by Victor Moss (8) on right of Ashtead, Surrey, and David Grange (8) of Ilford Essex. 9 August 1951.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Collection:
Daily Herald Archive
Object Number:
1983-5236/19929
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Daily Herald Archive at National Science and Media Museum