The Ringling Brothers’ “Freaky” Portrait

Published December 31, 2012
Updated December 1, 2017

Ringling Brothers Congress Freaks

Taken in 1929, this photo features the Ringling Brothers’ so-called “Congress of Freaks” in concert with members of the Barnum & Bailey Circus.


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