Showmen’s Museum Photograph Collection

 

Title

Sideshows

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Identifier

S58-00044-sho-00021

Keywords

Toronto, Canada, Sideshows, Human curiosities, Carnivals, Sword swallower, Jungle creed, Mule face woman, Fat man, Back end shows, Canadian National Exhibition, Toronto

Contributor

International Independent Showmen's Museum

Abstract

Circus side show which would of also traveled with carnivals. This is a photo of the front end and the people who made up the cast. Listed below are the locations in the picture and names of those we know. On Stage standing 3rd from the right is "Artoria" Gibbons the tatooed lady. On stage seated 1-Eeko, 2- Iko (Billed as the Sheep Headed Men, 3-Barney Nelson, Armless wonder, 4-?, 5 Athelia the monkey girl.

Subject: geographic

Toronto, Canada

Subject: topical

Sideshows, Human curiosities, Carnivals, Sword swallower, Jungle creed, Mule face woman, Fat man, Back end shows, Canadian National Exhibition, Toronto

Time Period

1951

Language

English

Type

image

Genre

Photograph

Holding Location

International Independent Showmen's Museum

Collection

Showmen’s Museum Photograph Collection

Physical Collection

International Independent Showmen's Museum Photographic Collection

Keywords

Toronto, Canada, Sideshows, Human curiosities, Carnivals, Sword swallower, Jungle creed, Mule face woman, Fat man, Back end shows, Canadian National Exhibition, Toronto

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