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Old Circus Toys

The circus has been a popular theme for toys. They combine the best attributes of any good toy - they are colorful and fun, and can present creative situations for the child. Schoenhut's Humpty Dumpty circus is the perfect example of this.


Photo by Jim Sneed from the Seneca Falls Historical Society collection

Photo by Jim Sneed from the Strong National Museum of Play collection

Marx Ring-A-Ling Circus

 


Photo by Jim Sneed from the Strong National Museum of Play collection

Marx Ring-A-Ling Circus


Photo by Jim Sneed from the Strong National Museum of Play collection

Strauss Big Show Circus Truck

ca `1920


Photo by Jim Sneed from the Strong National Museum of Play collection

Clown on Goat Pull Toy - European

 


Photo by Jim Sneed from the Strong National Museum of Play collection

Crandall's Happy Animals

 


Photo by Jim Sneed from the Strong National Museum of Play collection

Crandall's Happy Animals

 


Photo by Jim Sneed from the Strong National Museum of Play collection

Clowns in a Donkey Wagon
Sold by the Schoenhut Company

See other circus toys on these pages:
Royal Circus Wood Circuses Paper Circuses Circus Banks Circus Games