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Harrison Sayre Circus Collection
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The Harrison Sayre Circus Collection consists of selected materials that were digitized from the original Sayre Circus Collection. Harrison Sayre was an active circus enthusiast and traveler, and the digitized collection contains photographs and posters from circuses across the United States and as far away as Australia.
- Title: Photographs
- Description: These photographs were taken by Harrison Sayre while visiting circuses around the United States from the 1950's to the 1980's. The performers, clowns and animals in the photographs are from well-known circuses such as Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey, Clyde Beatty Cole Bros. Circus, Toby Tyler Cir...
- Title: Posters
- Description: This collection contains performance announcements for circuses, advertisements for circus camps and clown camps, general posters and banners for different circuses, and newspaper clippings. Most of the material was collected in the United States but a few items are from other countries such as Aust...