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[Chained bear sitting up for a treat from his male Ludar Gypsy trainer, b&w photoprint.]

Photographer:
Wendler-Funaro, Carlos de, 1898-1985 (language teacher, also known as Carl Funaro)  Search this
Names:
United States. Work Projects Administration  Search this
Collection Collector:
Community Life, Div. of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Alland, Alexander, Sr. (Alexander Landschaft), 1902-1989  Search this
Collection Author:
Kaslov, Steve, ca. 1888-1949 (King of the Red Bandanna Romany Gypsies )  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (5.1" x 3.4")
Culture:
Ludar  Search this
Gypsies  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
Circa 1937
Scope and Contents:
Possibly an act with the WPA Circus. Borderless print, trimmed unevenly.
Arrangement:
In Series 7, Box 6, Folder 3.
Local Numbers:
AC0161-0000004 (AC Scan No.)
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research use on site, by appointment. Photographs must be handled with cotton gloves unless protected by sleeves.
Collection Rights:
Photographs by de Wendler-Funaro are available for reproduction. Fees for commercial use. Permission to reproduce photographs by Alexander Alland must be granted by the photographer's estate; other photographs may have copyright restrictions.
Topic:
Bears -- performing -- 1920-1980 -- Maspeth (N.Y.)  Search this
Gypsies -- 1920-1980 -- United States  Search this
Captive wild animals  Search this
Training -- Animals -- 1930-1950  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1930-1940 -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Silver gelatin
Collection Citation:
Carlos de Wendler-Funaro Gypsy Research Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Carlos de Wendler-Funaro Gypsy Research Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0161-ref913

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

Photographer:
Wendler-Funaro, Carlos de, 1898-1985 (language teacher, also known as Carl Funaro)  Search this
Names:
United States. Work Projects Administration  Search this
Collection Collector:
Community Life, Div. of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Alland, Alexander, Sr. (Alexander Landschaft), 1902-1989  Search this
Collection Author:
Kaslov, Steve, ca. 1888-1949 (King of the Red Bandanna Romany Gypsies )  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (4.7" x 3.3")
Culture:
Gypsies  Search this
Ludar  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
Circa 1937
Scope and Contents:
Possibly an act with the WPA Circus.
Arrangement:
In Series 7, Box 6, Folder 3.
Local Numbers:
AC0161-0000005.tif (AC Scan No.)
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research use on site, by appointment. Photographs must be handled with cotton gloves unless protected by sleeves.
Collection Rights:
Photographs by de Wendler-Funaro are available for reproduction. Fees for commercial use. Permission to reproduce photographs by Alexander Alland must be granted by the photographer's estate; other photographs may have copyright restrictions.
Topic:
Gypsies -- 1920-1980 -- United States  Search this
Captive wild animals  Search this
Training -- Animals -- 1930-1950  Search this
Bears -- performing -- 1920-1980 -- Maspeth (N.Y.)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1930-1940 -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Silver gelatin
Collection Citation:
Carlos de Wendler-Funaro Gypsy Research Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Carlos de Wendler-Funaro Gypsy Research Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0161-ref914

[Chained bear standing or walking toward male Ludar Gypsy trainer, b&w photoprint.]

Photographer:
Wendler-Funaro, Carlos de, 1898-1985 (language teacher, also known as Carl Funaro)  Search this
Names:
United States. Work Projects Administration  Search this
Collection Collector:
Community Life, Div. of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Alland, Alexander, Sr. (Alexander Landschaft), 1902-1989  Search this
Collection Author:
Kaslov, Steve, ca. 1888-1949 (King of the Red Bandanna Romany Gypsies )  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (5.2" x 7.1")
Culture:
Ludar  Search this
Gypsies  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
Circa 1937
Scope and Contents:
Possibly an act with the WPA Circus.
Arrangement:
In Series 7, Box 6, Folder 3.
Local Numbers:
AC0161-0000006 (AC Scan No.)
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research use on site, by appointment. Photographs must be handled with cotton gloves unless protected by sleeves.
Collection Rights:
Photographs by de Wendler-Funaro are available for reproduction. Fees for commercial use. Permission to reproduce photographs by Alexander Alland must be granted by the photographer's estate; other photographs may have copyright restrictions.
Topic:
Gypsies -- 1920-1980 -- United States  Search this
Captive wild animals  Search this
Training -- Animals -- 1930-1950  Search this
Bears -- performing -- 1920-1980 -- Maspeth (N.Y.)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1930-1940 -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Silver gelatin
Collection Citation:
Carlos de Wendler-Funaro Gypsy Research Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Carlos de Wendler-Funaro Gypsy Research Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0161-ref915

[Male Ludar Gypsy trainer standing in front of chained bear sitting and watching, b&w photoprint.]

Photographer:
Wendler-Funaro, Carlos de, 1898-1985 (language teacher, also known as Carl Funaro)  Search this
Names:
United States. Work Projects Administration  Search this
Collection Collector:
Community Life, Div. of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Alland, Alexander, Sr. (Alexander Landschaft), 1902-1989  Search this
Collection Author:
Kaslov, Steve, ca. 1888-1949 (King of the Red Bandanna Romany Gypsies )  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (7.2" x 5.2")
Culture:
Ludar  Search this
Gypsies  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
Circa 1937
Scope and Contents:
Possibly an act with the WPA Circus.
Arrangement:
In Series 7, Box 6, Folder 3.
Local Numbers:
AC0161-0000007 (AC Scan No.)
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research use on site, by appointment. Photographs must be handled with cotton gloves unless protected by sleeves.
Collection Rights:
Photographs by de Wendler-Funaro are available for reproduction. Fees for commercial use. Permission to reproduce photographs by Alexander Alland must be granted by the photographer's estate; other photographs may have copyright restrictions.
Topic:
Gypsies -- 1920-1980 -- United States  Search this
Captive wild animals  Search this
Training -- Animals -- 1930-1950  Search this
Bears -- performing -- 1920-1980 -- Maspeth (N.Y.)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1930-1940 -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Silver gelatin
Collection Citation:
Carlos de Wendler-Funaro Gypsy Research Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Carlos de Wendler-Funaro Gypsy Research Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0161-ref916

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