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Crowd watching a performance of the Sells Floto Circus

view Crowd watching a performance of the Sells Floto Circus digital asset number 1
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1929
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; 9 x 15 cm.
Summary:
Photo shows a group of people watching two African-American men with painted lips and a Caucasian man in a white hat standing on a platform. Behind them is a banner that reads "Sells Floto; big double sideshow; world's most complete congress of strange people."
Penciled note on verso: Boston, May & June 1929
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)14853
See more items in:
Walt Kuhn, Kuhn family papers, and Armory Show records, 1859-1984, bulk 1900-1949
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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