Picture No 10042079
Date circa 1920s
Description Houdini and skyscraper, New York, USA

Harry Houdini (1874-1926), American stunt performer. Suspended from the cornice of a New York skyscraper, he must somehow free himself of his chains and make his way to safety ... will he do it ? Is this one trick too many?

Cannell, The secrets of Houdini
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Mary Evans Picture Library