Circus & Carnival Tractors Photo Archive Book


aw item number:  2004.021
Author:  Bill Rhodes
publisher:  Iconographix, Hudson, Wi
ISBN:  1-58388-076-3

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LCCN:  2002104768
status:  Library size:  10.25" L x 8.5" H

description:  Circus and Carnival Tractors 1930 - 2001 Photo Archive book. A pictorial history of the important role tractors played in the mobilization of traveling circuses and carnivals. Four color cover. Text and images are black & white. 126 pages, soft cover.

information:  Author Bill Rhodes includes a definition page as it relates to the circus and carnival industry. Tractors began to replace draft horses in the 1930's. Many adaptations were devised by the traveling shows making the tractors indispensable.