Circus

Big tops, Circuses
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Date: 1950 - 1959 From: Cabot, Charles Henry, 1890-1978: [Collection of ephemera, posters and programmes. 1900-1976] By: Knudsen, Oscar, 1898-1971 Ref: Eph-E-CABOT-Circus-Bullen-1950s-01 Description: Shows a man in frontiersman's outfit of fringed leather jacket, riding a rearing white horse and wielding his lassoo towards a North American Indian man and ...
[Artist unknown] :Just arrived, three astonishing wonders to be seen alive; two from the island of New Zealand ... - Leeds ; printed by Wm Hewitt [ca 1825. Lower half of poster]
Date: 1820 - 1829 By: Hewitt, William, active 1820s Ref: B-032-012-2 Description: Lower half of broadside advertisement for a travelling show, including the Porcupine Man (illustrated), a "New Zealand Wild Indian Cannibal" (Illustrated by...
Date: 1965 - 1970 From: Cabot, Charles Henry, 1890-1978: [Collection of ephemera, posters and programmes. 1900-1976] Ref: Eph-A-CABOT-Circus-GB-1968-01 Description: A programme for a British circus, managed by the Robert Brothers, Bobby and Tommy. The booklet contains photographs of selected acts including: the Appalloos...
Date: 2002 By: Tremain, Garrick, 1941-; Otago daily times (Newspaper) Ref: H-678-001/021 Description: Cartoons on New Zealand and international political and social issues. Shows two women having a cup of tea. One says to the other, 'Eric's always said that l...
Barton's Circus :Barton's big new circus, sole direction of Mrs F J Barton. The most wonderful combine in amusement annals! 30 star artists, 60 highly trained horses, ponies, mules and animals. Wright & Jaques, Auckland. [ca 1920-1921]
Date: 1920 - 1921 From: Cabot, Charles Henry, 1890-1978: [Collection of ephemera, posters and programmes. 1900-1976] By: Wright & Jaques Ltd Ref: Eph-E-CABOT-Circus-Barton-1920-01 Description: Poster promoting a circus whose performers included: the famous Toronoski Troupe of Japanese; Marvou (comedian), Fremar Bros (comedy acrobats), The Francoff ...
Brockie, Robert Ellison, 1932- :'NZ welcomes Asians' 'Asian spoken here' National Business Review, 4 July, 2003
Date: 2002 Ref: DX-003-093 Description: Prime Minister Helen Clark, and possibly Immigration Minister Lianne Dalzeil welcome Winston Peter's into a circus tent labelled "NZ Circus" where Asians are...
Date: 2006 Ref: Eph-D-CIRCUS-2006-02 Description: Poster showing two clowns and giving date, venue and time for Johnsonville performances. Quantity: 1 colour photo-mechanical print(s). Physical Description...
Barton Bro[ther]s' New Colossal Circus; Unparalleled 1916-17 attraction. 30 artist; 60 horses, Brass band. Brett Printing Co. Ltd.-16544 [1916].
Date: 1916 From: Cabot, Charles Henry, 1890-1978: [Collection of ephemera, posters and programmes. 1900-1976] By: Brett Printing and Publishing Company Ltd; Cabot, Charles Henry, 1890-1978; Cabot, Beatrice Eliza, 1894-1981 Ref: Eph-E-CABOT-Circus-Barton-1916-02 Description: Shows arrangement of text and list of performers including Miss Ashton, lady gymnast; Katie Shand, lady rider; Ernie Shand, somersault and bareback rider; Ro...
Opera House Wellington :Commencing at the matinee Easter Saturday April 12th. The Great Levante and his magical extravaganza, Hows Tricks / Rob[er]t Kemp [del]. Central Printing Co. (Chas Sowden) Ltd Burnley. [1941].
Date: 1940 - 1941 From: Cabot, Charles Henry, 1890-1978: [Collection of ephemera, posters and programmes. 1900-1976] By: Kemp, Robert, active 1930s; Sowden, Charles, active 1930s Ref: Eph-D-CABOT-Magic-1941-01 Description: Shows a head and shoulders portrait of the magician the Great Levante at the top of a diagonal column of fire at top right. A chorus line dances in the colum...
Date: 1971 - 1975 From: Cabot, Charles Henry, 1890-1978 :[Collection of ephemera, posters and programmes. 1900-1976] Ref: Eph-B-CABOT-Scrapbooks-32 Description: Includes clippings about: Sole Brothers Circus 1971-1975 Photocopy available. Quantity: 1 album(s). Physical Description: Newsclippings stuck into pages o...