Circus employees photographs, taken before and after the fire on July 6, 1944 in Hartford, Connecticut:
Officers of The Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Combined Shows, Inc. for the 1944 season.
Posters used by Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey circus to promote their performances during the 1944 season. These would often be hung in shops and businesses, usually in exchange for some free passes to the circus.
Various tickets used for the 1944 RBBB season and at the Hartford performances.
Newspaper photos from the days following the Hartford circus fire, from an old scrap book. (Click images to enlarge and to see the original captions)