TITLE

Big top treasures

AUTHOR(S)
KIRSH, FRANCINE
PUB. DATE
January 1999
SOURCE
Antiques & Collecting Magazine;Jan1999, Vol. 103 Issue 11, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the history of circuses which started in the 1770s at English riding schools where owner-teachers performed equestrian stunts to impress potential students. People behind the establishment of circus in the United States; Comparison between European circuses and circuses in the United States; Information on traveling circuses.
ACCESSION #
1410983

 

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