Summary


Overview

Creator:

McCaddon, Joseph T.

Title:

McCaddon Collection of the Barnum and Bailey Circus

Dates:

1871-1907 (mostly 1895-1905)

Size:

85 linear feet, 25 archival boxes, 1 half-size archival box. 2 record center cartons, 57 flat boxes of various sizes

Call number:

TC040

Storage note:

This collection is stored at Firestone Library and Firestone Library.

This collection is stored on site at Firestone Library. Box 63 (glass plate negatives) is stored in special vault facilities.

Requests will be delivered to Manuscripts Division, RBSC Reading Room .

Location:

Princeton University. Library. Dept. of Rare Books and Special Collections
Manuscripts Division
One Washington Road
Princeton, New Jersey 08544 USA

Language(s) of material:

English.


Abstract

The McCaddon Collection of the Barnum and Bailey Circus consists of correspondence, photographs, scrapbooks, and other material collected by business manager Joseph T. McCaddon prior to the 1907 merger of the circus with Ringling Bros.