Flipper, the dolphin star, rests next to aquamaid Laura Singer at the Miami Seaquarium

Flipper, the dolphin star, rests next to aquamaid Laura Singer at the Miami Seaquarium

Credit this photo: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, https://floridamemory.com/items/show/87296
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Title

  • Flipper, the dolphin star, rests next to aquamaid Laura Singer at the Miami Seaquarium

Image Number

  • C680734

Year

  • 1973

Series Title

General Note

  • Several dolphins portrayed Flipper, starting with the original 1963 film. In that film, Mitzi (of Santini's Porpoise School) portrayed the eponymous dolphin. She was discovered by Flipper creator Ricou Browning. He later followed up with a television series (1964-1967) produced by Ivan Tors studio. On that TV series, Flipper was played by five female dolphins and one male dolphin. Those dolphins were featured at various Florida attractions.

Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 3 x 4 in.

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Shelf Number

  • Shelf number: 002699.

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Flipper, the dolphin star, rests next to aquamaid Laura Singer at the Miami Seaquarium
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