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LL/24506
Weegee
Tightrope Walker
1950s
Gelatin silver print
8 x 8 1/8 in
 
Rago Arts and Auction Center
Courtesy of Rago (Sale Nov 17, 2007 - Lot 147)
 
LL/24506 [Further details available]

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LL/13270
Elliott & Fry
Charles Blondin, (1824-1897)
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica
Courtesy of Bryan and Page Ginns (#16/159)
 
LL/13270 [Further details available]

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LL/32299
Eulenstein (Leipzig)
Lady Tightrope Walker
1870 (ca)
Carte de visite, detail
 
Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs
Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs - Auction (Skylight Gallery Catalog 28,April 30, 2009, #44)
 
LL/32299 [Further details available]

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LL/39261
Blondin carrying a man on his back
n.d.
Albumen print
 
Creative Commons - Wikipedia
 
LL/39261 [Further details available]

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LL/37838
J. McPherson
Blondin crossing Niagara Falls on the high wire
n.d.
Stereoview, glass, detail
 
Jeffrey Kraus Antique Photographics
 
LL/37838

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LL/119703
Unidentified photographer
Tightrope walker
n.d.
Photograph
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
 
LL/119703 [Further details available]

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LL/37927
Ted Croner
Harold Alanza, Circus, Old Madison Square Garden
1947-1948 (taken)
Gelatin silver print
20 x 16 ins
 
Howard Greenberg Gallery
Inventory no: 0047871
 
LL/37927 [Further details available]

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LL/15550
John A. Funk Jr.
Rehearsal
1932 (ca)
Gelatin silver print
6 1/2 x 6 in
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Warren and Margot Coville Collection, Prints & Photographs Division, Library of Congress [LC-USZC4-9745]
 
LL/15550 [Further details available]

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LL/119684
Unidentified photographer (Italy)
Arturo Strohschneider, tightrope walker, performing in Modena, Italy
1910
Photograph
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
Source requested.
 
LL/119684

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LL/119685
Unidentified photographer
Arturo Strohschneider, tightrope walker
1911
Photograph
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
Source requested.
 
LL/119685

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LL/119687
Unidentified photographer
A man demonstrating tightrope walking
n.d.
Photograph
10 x 8 in.
 
Private collection of Robert E. Jackson
 
LL/119687

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LL/119688
Unidentified photographer
A man demonstrating tightrope walking
n.d.
Photograph
10 x 8 in.
 
Private collection of Robert E. Jackson
 
LL/119688

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LL/119689
Wm. Notman & Son
Joe Downs, tightrope walker, Montreal, QC
1885
Silver salts on paper mounted on paper - Albumen process
17.8 x 12.7 cm
 
McCord Museum of Canadian History
Purchase from Associated Screen News Ltd., II-76189.1
 
LL/119689

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LL/14809
Unidentified photographer
High wire act
n.d.
 
Anahita Gallery
Courtesy of the Anahita Gallery, Santa Fe
 
LL/14809

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LL/39262
Niagara [Showing Blondin photographing the crowd]
1859 (event), 1862 (published)
Book illustration
 
Google Books
 
LL/39262 [Further details available]

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LL/118100
Platt D. Babbitt
Blondin crossing Niagara with his manager Harry Colcord on his back
1859
Glass stereoview
 
Private collection of Stephen White
 
LL/118100

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LL/6822
George Barker
Samuel John Dixon Crossing Niagara Falls Below the Great Cantilever Bridge
1895
Albumen prints, stereoscopic
8.10 x 7.70 cm
 
National Galleries of Scotland
Courtesy of the National Galleries of Scotland (Accession no. PGP R 860), Gift of Mrs. Riddell in memory of Peter Fletcher Riddell 1985
 
LL/6822

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LL/55454
William England
Blondin Crossing the Niagara River
[North America]
n.d.
Stereocard, hand-coloured
 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica
Courtesy of Bryan and Page Ginns (#27 / 225)
 
LL/55454 [Further details available]

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LL/46626
Charles Bierstadt
S.J. Dixon crossing whirlpool rapids on a 7-8 inch wire cable
1891, 17 July
Stereoview
 
Library and Archives Canada
PA-143309
 
LL/46626 [Further details available]

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LL/11194
George Barker
[Niagara Falls showing a distant view of a wire walker]
[Premium Views by Geo. Barker]
n.d.
Stereocard, cabinet size
 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica
Courtesy of Bryan and Page Ginns (#14 / 288)
 
LL/11194

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LL/108019
C.I. Payne
Wire walker in Wetumpka, Alabama
1877, 4 July
Stereoview
 
Private collection of Michael McEachern
 
LL/108019

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LL/107949
E.H. Paige
Unknown wire-walker in Waukesha, Wisconsin
[Views of Waukesha and Vicinity]
n.d.
Stereoview
 
The Jeffrey Kraus Collection
 
LL/107949

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LL/107894
F.F. Fyler
No. 430. Rope Walker
n.d.
Stereoview
 
The Jeffrey Kraus Collection
 
LL/107894

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LL/108368
Unidentified photographer (European)
Multiple performers on the high wire.
n.d.
Stereoview
 
Jeffrey Kraus Antique Photographics
 
LL/108368

24 of 26
LL/108367
Unidentified photographer (European)
Multiple performers on the high wire.
n.d.
Stereoview, tinted
 
Jeffrey Kraus Antique Photographics
 
LL/108367

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LL/119682
Unidentified photographer
Blondin. [Tightrope walker dangling from a wire over the Niagara.]
1860 (ca)
Stereoview
 
NYPL - New York Public Library
Robert N. Dennis collection of stereoscopic views, Catalog Call Number: MFY Dennis Coll 91-F70, Record ID: 738371, Digital ID: G91F070_119F
 
LL/119682

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