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State Archives of Florida
North family members next to the Ringling Circus train in Sarasota, Florida.
N2011- 7, Photographic collection, 1930s-1970s; Box 9
Mothers and sons--Florida--Sarasota County--Sarasota
L-R: Henry Ringling North (vice president of the circus), Ida Ringling North (mother of Henry + John), John Ringling North (circus president 1937-1943 and 1947-1967).
Accompanying note: "Seen at winter quarters as train is about to depart for opening at Madison Square Garden in NY".
Joseph Janney Steinmetz was a world-renowned commercial photographer whose images appeared in such publications as the Saturday Evening Post, Life, Look, Time, Holiday, Collier's, and Town & Country. His work has been referred to as "an American social history," which documented diverse scenes of American life from affluent northeasterners to middle-class Floridians. Steinmetz moved from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Sarasota, Florida in 1941.
Subject - Person
Subject - Corporate
Chicago Manual of Style
Steinmetz, Joseph Janney, 1905-1985. North family members next to the Ringling Circus train in Sarasota, Florida. 1940 (circa). State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/246632>, accessed 28 November 2023.
Steinmetz, Joseph Janney, 1905-1985. North family members next to the Ringling Circus train in Sarasota, Florida. 1940 (circa). State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 28 Nov. 2023.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/246632>
AP Style Photo Citation
(State Archives of Florida/Steinmetz)