Scope and arrangement
The collection holds press releases, programs, and newspaper clippings relating to the Clyde Beatty and Cole Bros. Combined Circus of 1959. Press releases, created by press agent Clarence Foster Bell, announce the different circus acts and performers. Print and radio advertising invoices and an expense sheet from Bell are also present. Newspaper articles review the Beatty-Cole Combined Circus in Canada and the United States. A publicity file in this collection holds clippings of images of the circus performances.