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Exhibitions

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From the Four Corners of the Globe

When:
Jun 3, 2015 – Sep 7, 2015
Past Event
Collection Highlights
Free with Museum Admission
Contact:
Where:
Circus Museum

 

This exhibition features printed advertising that was the dominant media for circuses of the 19th and early 20th centuries. It offers a fascinating glimpse at how American attitudes slowly evolved, becoming increasingly informed and interested in the cultures and experiences of people from around the globe.

Image: W.W. Cole: The Marvels of Many Nations, circa 1881. The Strobridge Lithographing Company. Tibbals Collection.

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