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Hezekiah Trambles,"The Jungle Creep", performs five times a day at Hubert's Museum, 42nd and Broadway, Times Square
  • Diane Arbus
    1923–1971
    born: New York, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States ; active: United States
  • Hezekiah Trambles,"The Jungle Creep", performs five times a day at Hubert's Museum, 42nd and Broadway, Times Square, 1960
  • published in Esquire magazine, July 1960
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 23 x 15.2 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 1/16 x 6 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0235
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Black-and-white image of a dark-skinned man (identified as Hezekiah Trambles, "The Jungle Creep"). The man is looking off to the right side of the image and is grimacing. His hair is disheveled.