I chose these photos based on all of them being in Black and White. Also that they are all taken in Michigan and of people.

Throughout these photos it really show a much simplier time. People doing things without their phones in there faces. Most of the photos I chose were based in the 70s & 80s to really show how it was in Michigan during that time frame. It is not often that you see a group of photos that are just from Michigan. 

Circus Boy, Michigan Circus

Accession Number

Circus Boy, Michigan Circus

D. James Galbraith

Object Creation Date

Medium & Support
vintage gelatin silver print on paper, laid down on board

9 1/2 x 6 3/4 in. ( 24.13 x 17.15 cm )

Credit Line
Gift from the D. James Galbraith Family

Physical Description
A child playing on top of a deflated circus tent.

Primary Object Classification

Primary Object Type
black and white print

Collection Area

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circuses (performances)

& Author Notes

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