Fred Hill with "Jocko"

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Item Details

Title

Fred Hill with "Jocko"

Subject

Animals
Military uniforms
Hill, Fred

Description

"Dick Baxter's pet monkey 'Jocko' who would groom anyone who would let him including Fred Hill, shown here" From "Darkroom Soldier": "Jocko Grooms Fred. Baxter's $35 monkey became a riotous member of the Photo Section. He liked to torment dogs by riding on their backs like a cowboy. Mangos were his favorite food which he ate while perched on a tree platform outside the tent." ("Darkroom Soldier" caption authored by George Venn)

Creator

Baxter, Dick

Date

1945

Contributor

Helten, Paula (curator)

Rights

(c)Eastern Oregon University. This image is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution - Noncommercial - No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/us/). Acknowledgement of Eastern Oregon University as a source is required. For print quality images, prints, or high resolution tiff files, or commercial uses please contact the Library Director at Eastern Oregon University.

Identifier

2010.1.607

Spatial Coverage

Binmaley, The Philippines

Provenance

From the Collection of Fred Hill