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Circus Performers

Creator:
Sanchez, Emilio, 1921-1999  Search this
Sanchez, Emilio, 1921-1999  Search this
Type:
Artworks
Date:
between 1969 and 1971
Topic:
Hispanic American art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)1548
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Emilio Sanchez papers, 1922-2012
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_1548

Circus performers

Print Maker:
Auguste Brouet, French, 1872 - 1941  Search this
Object Name:
Print
Type:
Print
Made in:
France
Date:
ca. 1925
Credit Line:
Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Robert H. Patterson
Accession Number:
1941-31-78
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4ca67e78a-6a70-4be4-ac3f-844ef4777869
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1941-31-78

Barnum & Bailey Circus performers

Photographer:
Frankfurter, Alfred M., 1906-1965  Search this
Frankfurter, Alfred M., 1906-1965  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1942 July
Topic:
Dancers  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)14852
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Walt Kuhn Family papers and Armory Show records, 1859-1984, bulk 1900-1949
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_14852
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Barnum & Bailey Circus performers and a show elephant

Photographer:
Frankfurter, Alfred M., 1906-1965  Search this
Frankfurter, Alfred M., 1906-1965  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1942 July
Topic:
Animals  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)14851
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Walt Kuhn Family papers and Armory Show records, 1859-1984, bulk 1900-1949
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_14851
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Circus Performer

Artist:
Elie Nadelman, American, b. Warsaw, Poland, 1882–1946  Search this
Medium:
Cherry wood, gesso, paint, and graphite
Dimensions:
31 3/8 × 8 3/4 × 9 3/8 in. (79.7 × 22 × 23.8 cm) incl. base height: 2 3/8 in. (6 cm) weight: 10 lb. (4.5 kg)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(c. 1919)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.3767
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2a4f72dc7-98d8-4b94-ba00-e92e30175d07
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.3767

Circus Performer

Artist:
Yasuo Kuniyoshi, American, b. Okayama, Japan, 1893–1953  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
15 7/8 × 11 3/8 in. (40.2 × 29 cm)
Type:
Print
Date:
1930
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981
Accession Number:
86.2798
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py23023cbe2-46fe-41b0-8bf7-ed1c175c0b0a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_86.2798

Circus Performer

Artist:
Gifford Beal, born New York City 1879-died New York City 1956  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
21 x 15 5/8 in. (53.3 x 39.7 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1930
Topic:
Figure female\full length  Search this
Performing arts\circus\trapeze artist  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
2008.31
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7ec593535-e952-4bad-a2f4-ef474079afbc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2008.31

WCMX wheechair used by Aaron 'Wheelz' Fotheringham during Nitro Circus performances

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 24 1/2 in x 23 in x 33 in; 62.23 cm x 58.42 cm x 83.82 cm
Object Name:
wheelchair, adaptive sports
WCMX wheelchair
Subject:
Wheelchair Cross  Search this
Professional  Search this
Adaptive Sports  Search this
Disabilities  Search this
ID Number:
2020.0009.01
Catalog number:
2020.0009.01
Accession number:
2020.0009
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Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Sports & Leisure
Exhibition:
Artifact Wall
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49db73f41-9b02-2c44-e053-15f76fa04da4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1972725
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Circus performance by John Wright Marionettes company, Cape Town (South Africa)

Photographer:
Larrabee, Constance Stuart  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Larrabee, Constance Stuart  Search this
Extent:
1 Negatives (photographic) (black and white, 120mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives (photographic)
Place:
Cape Town (South Africa)
South Africa
Date:
1941-1942
General:
Strip number: 3338, 3339; Larrabee's description on negative sleeve: Puppets - Capetown, SA John Wright; Original negative number: 9-20
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection, EEPA 1998-006, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1998-006, Item EEPA 1998-063338
See more items in:
Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection
Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection / Series 1: Photographs / Photographs / John Wright Marionettes company performance
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7862654b7-1dbc-45d5-bbff-7354a53cabce
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1998-006-ref9307

Circus Performers

Printer:
Kistler, Lynton R.  Search this
Object Name:
Print
Other Terms:
Print; Lithograph
Credit Line:
Kistler Collection
ID Number:
1978.0650.1750
Accession number:
1978.0650
Catalog number:
1978.0650.1750
78.0650.1750
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-f8e1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_800903

Circus Performers

Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6.5 cm x 20.3 cm x .1 cm; 2 9/16 in x 8 in x 1/32 in
Object Name:
lantern slide
ID Number:
1991.0666.48.12
Accession number:
1991.0666
Catalog number:
1991.0666.48.12
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng4b69a739d-5329-143e-e053-15f76fa0fdbb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1991884

People, Circus Performers

Collection Artist:
Cornell, Joseph  Search this
Extent:
13 Cartes-de-viste (card photographs)
Container:
Box 53, Folder 43-44
Type:
Archival materials
Cartes-de-viste (card photographs)
Date:
circa 1850s-circa 1900
Collection Restrictions:
Access to the collection requires an advanced appointment. Contact collection staff at least two weeks prior to preferred date, at AmericanArtCornellStudy@si.edu.

Series 9: Artifacts and Ephemera, Series 13: Personal Library and Book Collection, and Series 14: Record Album Collection, are still undergoing processing and preservation and may not be available for research use. Record albums are unavailable for playback. Contact collection staff for full lists of publications and record albums.
Collection Rights:
Unpublished materials are protected by copyright. Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder.
Collection Citation:
Joseph Cornell Study Center collection, 1750-1980, bulk 1930-1972. Joseph Cornell Study Center, Smithsonian American Art Museum.
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Joseph Cornell Study Center Collection
Joseph Cornell Study Center Collection / Series 10: Photographic Material / 10.3: Collected Photographs and Source Images
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Research and Scholars Center
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ih79f06362f-edff-46ac-8aac-f9308b9daad1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-saam-jcsc-1-ref3221

Circus performers and fairytale figures

Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 in x 14 1/8 in x 1/8 in; 7.62 cm x 35.8775 cm x .3175 cm
Object Name:
lantern slide
Place made:
France
Date made:
1850s
ID Number:
PG.004172.02
Accession number:
153722
Catalog number:
4172.02
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng4b68607c8-e8dd-130c-e053-15f76fa03d26
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1991398

Annie Jones

Attribution:
Mathew Brady Studio, active 1844 - 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Annie Jones, 1865 - ?  Search this
Medium:
Glass plate collodion negative
Dimensions:
Plate: 9.1 × 6.1 × 0.2 cm (3 9/16 × 2 3/8 × 1/16")
Support Plate: 9.4 × 19 × 0.2 cm (3 11/16 × 7 1/2 × 1/16")
Type:
Photographic Negative
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
c. 1860-1870
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Bow  Search this
Annie Jones: Female  Search this
Annie Jones: Performing Arts\Performer\Circus performer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Frederick Hill Meserve Collection
Object number:
NPG.81.M3046.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4a84ca5f3-ecbb-48df-a35b-99395817b898
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.81.M3046.2
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Annie Jones

Attribution:
Mathew Brady Studio, active 1844 - 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Annie Jones, 1865 - ?  Search this
Medium:
Glass plate collodion negative
Dimensions:
Plate: 9 × 6.1 × 0.2 cm (3 9/16 × 2 3/8 × 1/16")
Type:
Photographic Negative
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
c. 1860-1870
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Bow  Search this
Annie Jones: Female  Search this
Annie Jones: Performing Arts\Performer\Circus performer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Frederick Hill Meserve Collection
Object number:
NPG.81.M1723
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm44c782281-79fe-43e2-8bd8-d92fd7807c35
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.81.M1723

Annie Jones

Attribution:
Mathew Brady Studio, active 1844 - 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Annie Jones, 1865 - ?  Search this
Medium:
Glass plate collodion negative
Dimensions:
Plate: 9.1 × 6.1 × 0.2 cm (3 9/16 × 2 3/8 × 1/16")
Support Plate: 9.4 × 19 × 0.2 cm (3 11/16 × 7 1/2 × 1/16")
Type:
Photographic Negative
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
c. 1860-1870
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Bow  Search this
Annie Jones: Female  Search this
Annie Jones: Performing Arts\Performer\Circus performer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Frederick Hill Meserve Collection
Object number:
NPG.81.M3046.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4911f7c25-d876-4ca1-a220-80500bca6284
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.81.M3046.1
Online Media:

Annie Jones

Attribution:
Mathew Brady Studio, active 1844 - 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Annie Jones, 1865 - ?  Search this
Medium:
Glass plate collodion negative
Dimensions:
Plate: 9 × 6.1 × 0.2 cm (3 9/16 × 2 3/8 × 1/16")
Type:
Photographic Negative
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
c. 1860-1870
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Home Furnishings\Curtain  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Bow  Search this
Annie Jones: Female  Search this
Annie Jones: Performing Arts\Performer\Circus performer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Frederick Hill Meserve Collection
Object number:
NPG.81.M1722
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm45eac2db6-4d1b-4e5d-8c3a-406cf5659419
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.81.M1722

Noah Orr

Attribution:
Mathew Brady Studio, active 1844 - 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Noah Orr, 19 Sep 1836 - 01 Jul 1882  Search this
Unidentified Man  Search this
Medium:
Glass plate collodion negative
Dimensions:
Plate: 9.5 × 5.9 × 0.3 cm (3 3/4 × 2 5/16 × 1/8")
Type:
Photographic Negative
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
c. 1860-1870
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Artist's Effects  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Sash  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
Noah Orr: Male  Search this
Noah Orr: Performing Arts\Performer\Circus performer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Frederick Hill Meserve Collection
Object number:
NPG.81.M2052
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f8a00850-0d6c-4b0f-b7da-bfe21e1744e5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.81.M2052

Noah Orr and Another

Attribution:
Mathew Brady Studio, active 1844 - 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Noah Orr, 19 Sep 1836 - 01 Jul 1882  Search this
Unidentified Man  Search this
Medium:
Glass plate collodion negative
Dimensions:
Plate: 9.4 × 5.9 × 0.3 cm (3 11/16 × 2 5/16 × 1/8")
Type:
Photographic Negative
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
c. 1860-1870
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Artist's Effects  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Sash  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
Noah Orr: Male  Search this
Noah Orr: Performing Arts\Performer\Circus performer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Frederick Hill Meserve Collection
Object number:
NPG.81.M2244
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm42caf49c7-3fc7-4eed-9b01-9903073769c1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.81.M2244

Annie Jones

Attribution:
Mathew Brady Studio, active 1844 - 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Annie Jones, 1865 - ?  Search this
Medium:
Glass plate collodion negative
Dimensions:
Plate: 9.1 × 6.1 × 0.2 cm (3 9/16 × 2 3/8 × 1/16")
Support Plate: 9.4 × 19 × 0.2 cm (3 11/16 × 7 1/2 × 1/16")
Type:
Photographic Negative
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
c. 1860-1870
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Bow  Search this
Annie Jones: Female  Search this
Annie Jones: Performing Arts\Performer\Circus performer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Frederick Hill Meserve Collection
Object number:
NPG.81.M3046.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d090a055-625c-468b-8e31-e55f3f88a7dc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.81.M3046.3
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