The Great Coney Island Water Carnival

Swimmers, sensational high divers, log rollers, and others—brought to you by Barnum & Bailey, of course. The sideshow and circus folks sure produced some beautiful posters around the turn of the last century.

Coneyislandwatercarnival

See what’s going on this summer at Coney Island

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3 Responses to “The Great Coney Island Water Carnival”

  1. The Monster Mash and Rehash - City Room Blog - NYTimes.com Says:

    […] A vintage Barnum & Bailey Amazing Spectacular ad for a water carnival in Coney Island. Swimmers, sensational high divers, log rollers, even parachuting damsels! [Ephemeral New York] […]

  2. CiCi Romero Says:

    I have this poster are they worth anything in today’s market?

  3. April L Conway Says:

    Is poster worth money, how do I find out

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