Carny Attraction: James Taylor '73


Published: Nov 11, 2010

Sideshows featuring amazing feats and astonishing freaks became an industry in the United States in the 19th century. But these traveling caravans have been on the endangered list in recent decades. Collecting the artifacts and celebrating the artistry of this vanishing industry has proven addictive to James Taylor ’73, interdisciplinary studies.

Read more in the Winter 2010 issue of UMBC Magazine

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