In 1906 the Ringling Brothers bought the Barnum & Bailey Circus merged it with their own popular circus and ran the business successfully into the
Charles C. Ebbetts - Construction workers eat their lunches atop a steel beam 800 feet above ground, at the building site of the RCA Building in Rockefeller Center in New York, Sept. Plus the unpublished version of the iconic photograph.
i love old circus Clown photos
Very rare clown couple postcard
kids pierrot pierrette costumes - inspiration for camp bestival 2014
1905 big cat tamer show that getting 13 live lions to shut up and pose is no problem
Born in Alice Dunbar, nicknamed “Alice from Dallas,” worked for Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey for nearly 20 years. Alice the successful fat lady married a circus tattoo artist, named Frank Julian.
Funny pictures about Halloween used to be really scary. Oh, and cool pics about Halloween used to be really scary. Also, Halloween used to be really scary.
ktothebeesknees: “ sisterwolf: “ Circus Babes ” What I would give to live in a circus like this ”
antique cabinet photo from victorian age Gustavo Arcaris and Kate . knife throwing circus act
Just in case you need a pinch of perspective: From the Imperial War Museum in London, "Three nurses carry babies cocooned in baby gas respirators down the corridor of a London hospital during a gas drill." GAS DRILL AT A LONDON HOSPITAL: ENGLAND, 1940
Ringling Circus clown Charlie Bell with his dog: Sarasota, Florida, 1950
This strange image is just one of Black & White Photos That Cannot Be Explained"(naw, this ones easy. The kid is painting a face on the older gentleman, who has male pattered balding. His head is tilted toward the camera is all. Not so odd.