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Call number CWM SC 37
Title Dahlke, Jerry Collection
Year Range from 1913
Year Range to 1923
Object Name Manuscript
Extent of Description 2 folders, 1 oversize file
Scope & Content 13 pages of a manuscript about the circus system, the business of circuses, and the close-knit community of circus performers; poem about A. T. Ringling, written by R. H. Daum; passport for Edwin P. Norwood and his wife, Ann, issued on September 25, 1923, includes visas for Italy and France, among others.

Leatherbound scrapbook containing handwritten and typed notes as well as newspaper clippings about the capture, training, care, and keeping of exotic animals used in circuses. Also includes transcribed articles from books about natural history as well as questions posed to the Ringling Bros. about circus animals at end of volume. Roughly organized by animal type.
Location Archives Stacks 17/6/1, Prints Oversize 24/4/12