Crowd watching a performance of the Sells Floto Circus
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1 photographic print : b&w ; 9 x 15 cm.
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
Crowd watching a performance of the Sells Floto Circus, 1929 / unidentified photographer. Walt Kuhn, Kuhn family papers, and Armory Show records, 1859-1984, bulk 1900-1949. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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