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[Male Ludar Gypsy trainer squating next to chained bear sitting and watching, b&w photoprint.]

view [Male Ludar Gypsy trainer squating next to chained bear sitting and watching, b&w photoprint.] digital asset number 1
Photographer:
Wendler-Funaro, Carlos de (language teacher also known as Carl Funaro) 1898-1985
Subject:
United States Work Projects Administration
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on paper
1 item, 4.7" x 3.3"
Culture:
Gypsies
Ludar
Type:
Photographs
Place:
United States
Maspeth (N.Y.):
Date:
1937
Circa 1937
1920-1980
1930-1950
1930-1940
Summary:
Possibly an act with the WPA Circus.
Cite as:
Photograph by Carlos de Wendler-Funaro, Carlos de Wendler-Funaro Gypsy Research Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Gypsies
Captive wild animals
Training--Animals
Bears--performing
Local number:
AC0161-0000005.tif (AC Scan No.)
See more items in:
Carlos de Wendler-Funaro Gypsy Research Collection, ca. 1920-1975
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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