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Blowing all the other equestriennes out of the water! A 1920s tattooed lady and her zebra

Tattooed lady and a zebra. I did a sociology report on the history and stigma of tattooed women in America; tattooed women in American society used to only be in freak shows.yes, considered FREAKS for being tattoos!

Vintage Circus | Charly Baumann, Animal Trainer | Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus (1970)

Charly Baumann and his tigers at Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, — Photo © Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey

Bob Bouty animal trainer and performer rides on the back end of his stallion with one if his trained tigers in the Ring.Cole & Beatty Bros.Circus.

Bob Bounty animal trainer and performer rides on the back end of his stallion with one if his trained tigers in the Ring.

Campbell Bros Circus animal cage wagon. 1908

Shame on Tom for comparing my nice Rolls Royce to this! This circus wagon is garbage compared to my other car interests.

Jean Allen and Her Elephant - Circa 1930's

Circus Performer with elephant. please stop the abuse of circus animals by boycotting current circuses that use animals in their acts

This elephant, severely burned in a tent fire which spread terror among Ringling Brothers Circus animals, was one of two destroyed in Cleveland. An attendant guards the animal with flesh burned away, Aug. 4, 1942. (AP Photo)

This elephant, severely burned in a tent fire which spread terror among Ringling Brothers Circus animals, was one of two destroyed in Cleveland. An attendant guards the animal with flesh burned away, Aug.