Public circus exhibit, Olney, Texas

Description

Photograph of a crowd of people watching two circus performers on high wires in Olney, Texas.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 13 cm.

Creation Information

Mitchell, J. D. November 8, 1910.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2009 and was provided by Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 409 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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  • Mitchell, J. D. Mitchell, Joseph Daniel (1848-1922) - pioneer entomologist and conchologist.

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Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library

Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria presents over 200 photographs belonging to J.D. Mitchell, a rancher in Calhoun County who would later serve as a Texas state representative. The photographs depict ranching practices, hunting and the topography of Calhoun and Victoria County.

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Description

Photograph of a crowd of people watching two circus performers on high wires in Olney, Texas.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 13 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2009

Photographs, oral histories, artwork, letters, and more. These more than 5,000 items give a glimpse into the diverse people that have called Texas home over the years. Funding provided by the Summerlee Foundation.

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Creation Date

  • November 8, 1910

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Dec. 6, 2009, 10:24 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • May 16, 2011, 2:07 p.m.

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Yesterday: 1
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Total Uses: 409

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Mitchell, J. D. Public circus exhibit, Olney, Texas, photograph, November 8, 1910; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth64933/: accessed September 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library.