Jun 2 2020 explore susan tierney s board human oddities followed by 1346 people on pinterest. In the circus world freak shows also called sideshows were an essential part of the circus.
There are a handful of freaks and human oddities who captured the imaginations of all who bore witness to their visage.
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It was a symbol of the peak of the practice and its acceptance in american society. Taking with them the collection of human oddities leftover from the museum as well as a new trove of animals barnum and bailey traveled the world in the first big top three ring circus. Some call them circus freaks human oddities and monsters but they are truly human marvels.
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