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    19TH-CENTURY CIRCUS PROGRAMS AND EPHEMERA..

    Please note: Autographs from the Leonard Finger collection have not been autenticated by Spence/Grad but we believe these autographs to be as stated.

    Includes: 1873 program for the June 17th appearance at Waverly Hall in Charlestown, MA of "The Fairy Sisters", a 4 x 19" playbill or broadside for the Fairy Sisters, 1873 program for "Barnum’s Great Show" at the Rink in New York (wonderful masthead graphics of "Barnum’s Magic City"), biographical booklet issued for engagement of W. C. Coup’s circus at Madison Square Garden, an illustrated primer for "W. C. Coup’s New United Monster Show" at Providence, April 22 ("the only show on Earth with three circus rings"), and an Eisenmann cabinet card of Valjean, a contortionist at Coup’s Circus.


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    Nov-Dec, 2003
    10th-9th Monday-Tuesday
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