Al G. Barnes Circus #1

| August 29, 2013

The two photos of the Barnes circus came with good information, from Penny Schroder. There may be some questions on the photo dates 1935 or even earlier 1918 or so, because of the two Mack trucks dating these photos. It really is hard to say. There were other shows that played Gillette, WY. like Christy […]

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Al G. Barnes Circus #2

| August 29, 2013

Al G. Barnes, Sept 1935? These two photos were sent to me from Penny Schroder, Gillette, WY. The far left wagon that is approaching the flatbed rails  you can faintly see ” Al G. Barnes Circus.”  You will have to put the photo shop and enlarge it, then it can be seen clearly.

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Kelly Miller Circus

| July 27, 2013

Kelly Miller Circus 1958. Do you remember Mingo?  I certainty do. He was a fine person and had a helping hand for everyone. After all the years I knew him and was on the same circuses. I can not tell you his given name, he was just always Mingo. I wonder if the comedian Steve […]

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Kelly Miller Circus

| July 27, 2013

Photo taken in 1958, this too is part of the Gildemeister collection.

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Kelly Miller Circus

| July 27, 2013

I do not know the name of this performer. Perhaps someone will  comment. Photo was shot 1958.

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Kelly Miller Circus

| July 6, 2013

Photo taken in 1957.

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Kelly Miller Circus

| July 6, 2013

Great back yard shot of the Kelly Miller circus 1957……. Those were the days my friend.

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Al G. Kelly & Miller Bros Circus #1

| April 16, 2012

This photo was taken in 1950. The performer is unknown to me. May have her name? Read comment by Jim Elliott.

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Al G. Barnes Miller Circus #2

| April 16, 2012

Liberty horses.  See comment by Jim Elliott.

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Benny Rossi #3

| April 16, 2012

Benny Rossi was a trick rider. I believe he was on the Al G. Kelly Miller Circus at the time of this photo. Many of the Al G. Kelly Miller photos were shot by Carl H. Haussman a circus fan, CFA 2024.

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