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RECORD NUMBER   NYJA000720
  290 of 894  
SERIES TITLE   B. Subject
BOX NUMBER   B091
FOLDER TITLE   Circuses -- Fire, 1944
ITEM TITLE   Destruction of the Big Top
ITEM CAPTION   Clown Emmett Kelly joins the crew in battling a fire which destroyed the big top tent of the Ringling Brothers Barnum & Bailey Circus at Hartford, Connecticut.
CATEGORY   Accidents & Disasters
Arts & Leisure
Human Interest & Lifestyle
DATE PUBLISHED   1944-07-18
PHOTOGRAPHER   AP Photo
DATE TAKEN   1944-07-06
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