Pet Lion Cubs : News Photo

Pet Lion Cubs

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Fox Photos / Stringer
25th September 1939: June Mottershead of Sedbergh, Yorkshire, is the guardian of a three week old lion cub, adopted from Chester Zoo, which is lacking in funds during World War II. June is the daughter of George Mottershead, founder of Chester Zoo. (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)
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25th September 1939: June Mottershead of Sedbergh, Yorkshire, is the guardian of a three week old lion cub, adopted from Chester Zoo, which is lacking in funds during World War II. June is the daughter of George Mottershead, founder of Chester Zoo. (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)
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Date created:
September 25, 1939
Editorial #:
3090634
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Collection:
Hulton Archive
Max file size:
3,516 x 2,709 px (48.83 x 37.63 in) - 72 dpi - 937 KB
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Source:
Hulton Archive
Barcode:
JE1524
Object name:
98t/33/huty/12702/01

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