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Grand Rapids in 1856

Scene of early Grand Rapids viewed from the...

Circus at John Ball Park

Circus at John Ball Park

Five elephants, two wearing decorative blankets and carrying riders, parade before a collections of tents; a sign on one at the left indicates it is the main entrance. A small child, wearing a beret, watches in the foreground, and several circus workers are visible around the tents which fly a variety of flags and pennants.


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TitleCircus at John Ball Park
Location In PhotoGrand Rapids, MI.
Collection#33-12-53 A-602, Godfrey Anderson Coll., History & Special Collections Dept.

Reproduction and copyright information regarding this image is available from Grand Rapids History & Special Collections, Archives, Grand Rapids Public Library, Grand Rapids, MI

InstitutionGrand Rapids Public Library
Physical Storage LocationGrand Rapids, MI

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