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Arthur Concello
Arthur Concello
TitleArthur Concello
SubjectBloomington, Illinois; Circus Performers; Aerilists; The Flying Concellos; Concello, Art.
DescriptionArt Concello ran away at the age of 10 to join the circus. With his wife, Antoinette Concello, he formed the Flying Concellos, a world famous flying trapeze team. Later he became general manager of Ringling Brothers and Barnum Bailey Combined Shows. Hometown in the Cornbelt predicted Art Concello ""will go down in history as one of the Worlds great showmen"" as a result of his achievments. (The Pantagraph, 6/23/44; Price, Herbert T. Widely known people, institutions, products of the Bloomington, Illinois area; Hometown in the Cornbelt p.84)
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DateUnknown
TypeImage
FormatPhotograph
Format.Digital.jpg
SourcePeople, Circus Acts; Illinois Picture File 154
Digitization SpecificationsHP Scanjet 4070 Photosmart Scanner with HP Software
RightsThis image may be used freely, with attribution, for research, study and educational purposes. For permission to publish, distribute, or use this image for any other purpose, please contact the Bloomington Public Library, 205 E. Olive St., P.O. Box 3308, Bloomington, IL 61702-3308. Phone: 309.828.6091; Email: reference@bloomingtonlibrary.org
CollectionBloomington-Normal Local History Resources (Illinois Wesleyan University)
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