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Image ID CWM FM 127
Title Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus
Collection Film
Description Original Format: 16mm-SILENT-Color, 450 Feet
Running Time: 15 minutes

Summary description in order of appearance:

Billing (banners on building)
Elephants on streets-early a.m.
Train scene-unloading flats and loaded moving flat cars
Stake driver in action
Raising big .top center poles and spreading canvas
Blacksmith shop in operation
Dining Department
Light plant
Concession department
Erecting folding seat wagons
Horse tent
Concession stand
Side show bally (excellent views of snake charmer)
Panoramic sweep of the entire showgrounds and tents
Bear cage open in backyard
Backyard and backdoor scenes incl. spec, bellwagon, elephants,
riders, floats, girls, Felix Adler, a~imals, carriages
performers, trappings, props, etc.

Date 1950
Object Name Film
Photographer Tom Scaperlanda
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