"Milton Berle Opening "Freedomland USA" Amusement Park"   Lot no. 2299

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By George Wachsteter (1911-2004)

June 16, 1960 (Estimated)
15.00" x 10.00"
Pen & Ink, Comp Color Onionskin Overlay on Board
Signed Lower Right

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Caricature by George Wachsteter (1911-2004) for Opening of `Freedomland USA` Amusement Park, Bronx, NY. Milton Berle had a first night show there 6/19/60. The drawing was done for the cover of the New York Journal-American Pictorial Magazine and TView Section on that date, includes copies of the original mag. On 20" x 15" illustration board with onionskin overlay. The park closed after only four years. 15" x 10" image. Minor edge soiling. 

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