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Call number CWi 4708 A-D
Title P.T. Barnum's Great Roman Hippodrome
Date 1874
Object Name Program
Creator P.T. Barnum's Great Roman Hippodrome
Scope & Content A program for P.T. Barnum's Great Roman Hippodrome for a performance in Boston in August, 1874 presenting "The Great Congress of Nations." The performance concludes with an balloon ascension by Professor W.H. Donaldson.
Subjects Proprietor P.T. Barnum
General Manager William C. Coup
Treasurer H.H. Hurd
Director of Amusement Dan Castello
Superintendent of Amusement James M. Nixon
Japanese Ladder Balancing Act Satsuma and Little All Right Roman Racers Stevens, North and Hogle
Maude Oswald
Annie Yates
Mary Mason
Alice Costineyra
Professor W.H. Donaldson