MO Summer Fun - Circus Comes to Town

Download this image

More from this collection

Related by Where

Research Help!

Where: Missouri, Cole, United States

Try to find the spot where the photographer was standing.

When: 07 August 1933

Try to find the date or year when this image was made.
Collection Name: MS402 Jefferson City Circus Photograph Collection

Photographer/Studio: Unknown

Description: A woman poses next to an elephant that is wearing layers of blankets and an elaborate chair called a howdah on its back. They are part of the Al G. Barnes Circus that set up on Louis M. Beck's dairy farm outside Jefferson City.

Coverage: United States – Missouri – Cole County

Date: 08/07/1933

Rights: Permission granted

Credit: Courtesy of Missouri State Archives

Image Number: MS402_Box167_Folder052.tif

Institution: Missouri State Archives

Info:

Owner: MissouriStateArchives
Source: Flickr Commons
Views: 7072
missourihistory summer circuses circusanimals circusperformers algbarnescircus barnescircus elephants

Add Tags