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Title
Getting the feel of the circus
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Creator
Ruebsamen, James
Date Created and/or Issued
1984
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph caption dated September 19, 1984 reads, "Matthew Wright, a clown with the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus, greets a blind child during the Junior Foundation for the Blind's "hands-on" tour of the circus. The foundation sponsored a tactile tour for disabled chilren of the famous circus, which is celebrating its 100th anniversary with performances at the Los Angeles Sports Arena this week."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;24 x 20 cm. on sheet 26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00088032
Herald Examiner Collection
HE_b072_f5_i10
CARL0004979543
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/26874
Subject
Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Combined Shows
Ringling Brothers
Junior Blind of America
Blind--Recreation--California--Los Angeles
Children, Blind--California--Los Angeles
Children--California--Los Angeles
Circus--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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