• Circus truck

    A black and white photograph of a semi-trailer truck used by Charles Russell Hall to transport animals and circus equipment for Hall's Animal Actors. Hall operated his circus and had winter headquarte…

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  • Circus clowns and trapeze performers

    A black and white photograph on a postcard. In the upper part of the photograph is a trapeze with a woman seated on the trapeze and the portrait of a man on the left and a portrait of a woman on the r…

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  • Horseback riders with H. A. Bruce Shows

    Black and white photograph of a man and woman riding horses. In the background is a circus wagon. The photograph is stapled to a cardboard with the inscription H. A. Bruce Shows 192501928.

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  • Pony, circus performer

    Pony circus performer with front feet on stand

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  • Circus monkey wagon drawn by a horse

    A black and white photograph of a horse-drawn circus wagon with four monkeys and an unidentified animal in the cage. A man is riding on top of the wagon driving the horse. This is a reproduction of an…

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  • Vivian McCart, 1896-1919

    Spencer, Evansville, Wisconsin

    A black and white photograph of Vivan McCart, aged two years, sitting on the arm of a wicker chair, holding a doll, in the background is a table with a photograph of an unknown woman. The photograph i…

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  • Jessie Hall McCart Gollmar and children

    Black and white photograph on postcard of Jessie Hall McCart Gollmar and her children, Vivian McCart, Frank McCart, Sr., and Walter Gollmar on the porch of their Evansville, Wisconsin home. The photog…

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  • Collage of five small photographs of circus equipment being loaded on ferry and a bull cow and sheep

    Three black and white photograph of circus semi-trailer truck being loaded on to the F. X. Roth Ferry, unknown location. H. A. Bruce Shows, 1925-1928 is labeled on the photograph's sleeve. One photogr…

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  • Monkey sitting on a rail fence

    A black and white photograph of a monkey siting on a rail fence

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  • Circus elephant with trainer and woman

    A black and white photograph of a circus elephant sitting on the ground with its front feet in the air. A woman is standing in front of the elephant with the elephant trainer. In the background is a c…

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  • Vivian McCart 1896-1919

    Wendt, Boonton, N. J

    Sepia tone professional photograph of Vivian McCart with a small snake in her hands and her left foot is resting on a larger coiled snake. Wendt, Boonton, N. J. Ivory Process is imprinted on the cardb…

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  • Circus elephant holding a woman on a swing

    A black and white photograph of an elephant and trainer. The elephant is holding a swing in its mouth, with a woman sitting on the swing.

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  • Unidentified Knights Templar with sword

    Portrait of unidentified man in Knights Templar uniform with sword

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  • Circus band wagon drawn by four horses

    A black and white photograph of a circus band wagon reproduced from an earlier photograph with May 1970 printed on the right hand side of the photograph. The band members and the driver are seated on…

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  • Hall Circus Lion Wagon

    Black and white photograph of George W. Hall's circus lion wagon drawn by four horses. Two lions are in the cage. This is a reproduction of an earlier photograph with the date May '70 on the right han…

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  • Woman circus performer with snake

    Photograph of an unidentified woman circus performer with a large snake wrapped around her neck and shoulders. Photograph is a tintype in a paper frame. In the background of the photograph is a tent w…

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  • Gollmar Brothers Circus Band

    A black and white photograph of the Gollmar Brothers Circus band in uniform. The seventeen men are holding their band instruments. "Gollmar Show Band 1910 Season" is written in ink on the reverse side…

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  • Howard A. Bruce, 1887-1969

    Black and white photograph of Howard A. Bruce, 1887-1969 on a postcard. On the reverse side is the inscription, Howard A. Bruce, Mark's Dad, ca. 1910. Howard A. Bruce was a circus owner and drummer in…

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  • Circus performer with two dogs

    A black and white photograph of a circus performer with a small dog and a large dog. In the background is a circus tent

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  • Circus elephant standing on a half barrel

    Black and white photograph of an elephant standing with right front and back feet on a half barrel and left front and back feet in the air. A man stands watching the performance

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