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Matilde Moisant was the second woman in the United States to receive a pilot's license. Moisant learned to fly at her brother Albert's Moisant Aviation School on Long Island along with aviator Harriet Quimby and earned her license on August 13 1911.

Matilde Moisant, was the second woman in the United States to receive a pilot's license. She flew in aviation meets throughout the US and Mexico until the early spring of Pictured here, wearing a (pre-WWII) swastika brooch as a good luck charm.

Frieda Pushnik was born on 10 February 1923 in Johnstown, Pennsylvania. Although healthy, Frieda was born without arms or legs — caused, Frieda said, by a botched appendectomy performed on her mother. Despite her lack of limbs Frieda taught herself to perform many useful tasks, some of which would become part of her act. Pushnik spent six years with Ripley, but in 1943 Frieda joined the Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Circus Sideshow, becoming a member of their 'Congress of Freaks'.

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The Flying Concellos Stars of the Ringling Bros, Barnum & Bailey Circus, 1939 by Melvin Hale ArtistLA    Melvin Hale (ArtistLA), an award-winning digital artist, uses vintage black and white photos and real photo postcards (RPPCs) to create realistic color digital paintings that bring the past alive. It's called Digital Realism.    See the transformation of this artwork from black & white, and more at    www.artistla.com/flyingconcellos.htm

The Flying Concellos Stars of the Ringling Bros, Barnum & Bailey Circus, 1939 by Melvin Hale ArtistLA Melvin Hale (ArtistLA), an award-winning digital artist, uses vintage black and white photos and real photo postcards (RPPCs) to create realistic color

Falk Studio, pictured: Eugen Sandow bodybuilder and strongman. Gilded Age NYC (13 and 15 West 24th Street NY)

Falk Studio, pictured: Eugen Sandow bodybuilder and strongman. Gilded Age NYC (13 and 15 West 24th Street NY)

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USA - Ringling Bros & Barnum & Bailey Circus (tiger head) - Vintage Advertisement Giclee Gallery Print, Wall Decor Travel Poster), Size: 24 x 36 Giclee Print, Multi

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