Tiger In Bath 1962

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Sandown Zoo, Isle of Wight.

We see a low angle shot of a man and a woman taking photographs. The man is Ronnie Bateman, the zoo director. They are at Sandown Zoo hoping to get a picture of Rajah the tiger, who just loves bathing himself, but usually when no-one is around. Rajah is seen in his...

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Cataloguer:
Margaret
Stock:
Colour
Sound:
Sound
Media URN:
3077
Sort Number:
CP 411
Time in/Out:
01:57:12:00 / 01:57:47:00
Canister:
CP 411
Film ID:
197.12
Issue Date:
12/11/1962

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