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Mary Ellen Mark, Hippopotamus and Performer, Great Raynow Circus, Madras, India, 1989

Circus performer Addie and her trained lions - 1897

Slavi, Courtney Brothers Circus, Wexford. Photo: Andrew Shaylor

Andrew Shaylor Photographer

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Child circus contortionists

POOR LITTLE RICH GIRL By Boudoir Queen: DiVINE DECADENCE 2

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contortionist / cat low five

Irving Penn, Contortionist- it's too late at night for me to make sense of this.

Annie Jones raising a glass. Annie Jones (1860 – 1902) was an American bearded woman, born in Virginia. She toured with showman P. T. Barnum as a circus attraction. Photo c.1888

Circus performer with elephant

John Robinson Circus Collection from the Public Library of Cincinnati.

Female sword swallower, Edith Clifford

Che Mah was only 28 inches tall and weighed only 40 pounds. He was brought to the United States in 1881 by Barnum and Bailey Circus.

Circus performers

Long-Neck Burmese women pose with other Ringling Bros. performers for promotional pitchcard 1937.

Circus clown

ipernity: Circus clown - by Miss Magnolia Thunderpussy

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