|Title||Children and clowns at Shrine Circus, Seattle, ca. 1940 |
|Date||ca. 1940 |
|Caption||For many years, the members of the Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine have raised money to help children with burns and bone deformities. The Shriners' biggest fund raising effort is the traveling Shrine Circus.|
Sometime around 1940, a Seattle Post-Intelligencer photographer snapped this photo of Norman Colon, Joy Brown and Martin Colon with two clowns from the visiting Shrine Circus.
|Notes||Handwritten on image: Norman Colon - Joy Brown, Martin Colon - Shrine Circus clown.|
Handwritten on sleeve: Shriners - Seattle - circus (clowns) with: Norman Colon, Joy Brown, Martin Colon, Jackie Lee.
Caption by MOHAI staff.
|Subjects||Clowns--Washington (State)--Seattle; Children--Washington (State)--Seattle; Circuses & shows--Washington (State)--Seattle |
|Personal Names||Brown, Joy|
|Places||United States--Washington (State)--Seattle |
|Digital Collection||Museum of History & Industry Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||PI21343 |
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|Credit Line||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Collection, Museum of History & Industry, Seattle; All Rights Reserved |
|Repository||Museum of History & Industry, Seattle (MOHAI) |
|Repository Collection||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Collection |
|Physical Description||1 acetate negative: b&w; 4 x 5 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from print made from original negative as a 3000 pixel TIFF image in 8-bit grayscale, resized to 640 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop 6.0 and its JPEG quality measurement 3. |