Side show at the Vermont state fair, Rutland (LOC)

Delano, Jack,, photographer.


Side show at the Vermont state fair, Rutland


1941 Sept.


1 slide : color.



Title from FSA or OWI agency caption.

Transfer from U.S. Office of War Information, 1944.



Vermont State Fair--(1941 :--Rutland, Vt.)


United States--Vermont--Rutland


Format: Slides--Color


Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.


Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA,


Part Of: Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Collection 11671-3 (DLC) 93845501


General information about the FSA/OWI Color Photographs is available at


Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL):


Call Number: LC-USF35-41



  • twigabrook 8y

    what's inside a world of mirth? let's just all agree the loc has done us all very proud. well done loc. the photographs are great. does vermont still hold these shows?
  • Frank Synopsis PRO 8y

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Land of Worlds - Signs, and we'd love to have your photo added to the group.
  • WestCoast_Eden PRO 7y

    I only like mirth if it's mixed with merriment. :p
  • Pixel Wrangler 7y

    The World of Mirth was a 50-car railroad carnival that traveled the Eastern Seaboard from 1933 to 1963. It employed 470 people.
  • ElectroSpark PRO 6y

    Pardon me, but is this where one could possibly attain glee as well?
  • Tmarute 3y

    Hi it was nice to see the picture of the World of Mirth ..My mom worked for the World of Mirth and I can remember going into the elephant tents and all they had were chains around their ankles and I can remember how hughe they were and that we were able to feed them hay,,They were like big dogs to us..harmless.Till this day I want an elephant ha ha.Thanks
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