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Charlie Chaplin Clown

Charlie Chaplin Clown

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Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of two clowns shaking hands in front of a circus tent. The clown on the right is imitating Charlie Chaplin. He chews on the end of a cigar and leans on a cane while wearing a bowler hat and suit. The clown on the left wears a similar suit and a crumpled cap.
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Child Wearing Cowboy Hat

Child Wearing Cowboy Hat

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Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a small boy viewing several photographs in front of a house. He is standing behind a wrought iron gate wearing a cowboy hat, short-sleeved shirt and shorts.
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Christmas Greetings Postcard

Christmas Greetings Postcard

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Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard depicting a bough of a fir tree covered with snow and draped in Christmas bells. A second image imposed on the fir bough depicts a small home surrounded by snowy mountains and fir trees. "Christmas Greetings" is written on the front of the card. A letter addressed to Sabino Gomez is written in Spanish on the back of the card, dated December 24, 1914.
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Church Scene from Maria Osuna

Church Scene from Maria Osuna

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Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard of a village nestled in a mountainous region. The tall steeple of a church is visible above the cluster of small buildings. Two cows graze in the pasture in front of the village. A letter addressed to Sabino Abreu at the Ringling Brothers Circus in Grand Rapids, Michigan is written in Spanish on the back of the postcard.
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Circus Crew

Circus Crew

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Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Barnum and Bailey outdoor circus. Crowds of civilians mill around outside of the tents. An inscription on the photograph reads "#4 copyright 1910 by Wischuster, Barnum & Bailey's Circus, May 21, 1910. New York." A letter addressed to Sabino Abreu is written in Spanish on the back of the photograph.
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Circus Crew

Circus Crew

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Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a large number of circus performers standing outside of a large building. A road runs to the right of the crowd of circus performers.
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Circus Lot

Circus Lot

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Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a plot of land where a circus performance is in the set-up process. The lot is surrounded by a run-down fence. Several family homes are visible beyond the collection of circus tents.
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Circus Parade Unrolling Canvas

Circus Parade Unrolling Canvas

Date: unknown
Creator: Pelton, H. W.
Description: Photograph of the Ringling Brothers Parade in Asheville, North Carolina. Circus workers are unrolling yards of canvas from the train, pictured left. The railroad station is crowded with onlookers watching the circus unload.
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Circus Performer in Frog Costume

Circus Performer in Frog Costume

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Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a man dressed in a frog costume climbing a tree. The costume consists of a one piece, dark-colored suiting covering his hands and feet. The man's head and neck are covered with a three-dimensional form of a frog's head.
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Circus Performers

Circus Performers

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of circus performers in front of a decorated sidecar. The twelve male performers and four female performers are dressed in highly-decorate costumes. The sidecar is decorated with flowers and birds.
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