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(4) pages of circus photograph scrapbook; each page hand lettered with tempera paint, each photograph hand captioned; each photograph mounted with corner mounts; includes: (1) Parker and Watts 1939 Circus: Ready for Parade Bandwagon Band on Street 6 Horse Team; Open cage ready for parade 4 pony hitch; Ready for parade open cage 6 pony hitch; Open bear cage 4 pony hitch; Truck steam calliope; (1) Parker & Watts Circus: Closeup of closed cage; Close-up of open cages; This show used horse drawn equipment; Camel tied to baggage truck; Close-up of open cage; Close-up of three section cage; (1) Wallace Bros. 3 Ring Circus 1944: General view of layout; Crowds on midway going in big top; Crowd in front of sideshow; Closeup sideshow bannerline; (1) Wallace Bros. Circus: Lion trainer; Cowboys - Cowgirls on horseback in backyard with clown - donkey; Colleans family acrobats; Joe Wallace; paper is brittle with edge tears and losses; painted titles are bright; photos are likely paid-for stock photos, of the period; (18) photos total; small losses to lower margin of one page; roughly 11" x 14", VG-EX

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Estimate $100 - $200Apr 29, 2018