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The Great Adam Forepaugh Show for 1895 remained in winter quarters at Philadelphia during the season. Source of routes: Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey 1947 Route Book, Sarasota, FL: Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus, 1947. Editor F. B. Kelley.


Adam Forepaugh and the Wild West 1889

Adam Forepaugh, Sr., proprietor
April-May

April 22 - May 4, Philadelphia Pa.,
Forepaugh Park.

May

Sunday
6-7 - Baltimore, Md.
8-9 - Washington, D. C.
10 - Winchester, Va.
11 - Staunton, Va.
Sunday
13 - Charleston, W. Va.
14 - Ashland, Ky.
15 - Chillicothe, Ohio
16 - Washington C. H., Ohio
17 - Dayton, Ohio
18 - Hamilton, Ohio Sunday
20-22 - Cincinnati, Ohio
23 - Seymour, Ind.
24 - Vincennes, Ind.
25 - Evansville, Ind.
Sunday 27-30 - St. Louis, Mo.
(Jefferson Ave. and Dayton St.)
31 - Decatur, Ill.

June

1 - Terre Haute, Ind.
Sunday
3 - Indianapolis, Ind.
4 - Richmond, Ind.
5 - Springfield, Ohio
6 - Columbus, Ohio
7 - Mt. Vernon, Ohio
8 - Akron, Ohio
Sunday
10-11 - Cleveland. Ohio
12 - Toledo, Ohio
13 - Adrian, Mich.
14 - Jackson, Mich.
15 - Lansing, Mich.
Sunday
17 - Detroit, Mich.
18 - Ann Arbor, Mich.
19 - Owosso, Mich.
20 - Bay City, Mich.
21 - Flint, Mich.
22 - East Saginaw, Mich.
Sunday
24 - Manistee, Mich.
25 - Big Rapids, Mich.
26 - Grand Rapids, Mich.
27 - Muskegon, Mich.
28 - Kalamazoo. Mich.
29 - South Bend. Ind.
Sunday

July

1-6 - Chicago (Lake Front)
Sunday
8 - Milwaukee, Wis.
9 - Sheboygan, Wis.
10 - Oshkosh, Wis.
11 - Wausau, Wis.
12 - Appleton, Wis.
13 - Green Bay, Wis.
Sunday
15 - Ishpeming, Mich.
16 - Escanaba, Mich.
17 - Iron Mountain, Mich.
18 - Menonminee, Mich.
19 - Fond du Lac, Wis.
20 - Watertown, Wis.
Sunday
22 - Baraboo, Wis.
23 - Madison. Wis.
24 - Beaver Dam, Wis.
25 - Waukesha, Wis.
26 - Janesville, Wis.

      July

27 - Rockford, Ill.
Sunday
29 - Aurora, Ill.
30 - Streator, Ill.
31 - Peoria, Ill.

August

1 - Rock Island, Ill.
2 - Dubuque, Iowa
3 - La Crosse. Wis.
Sunday
5 - St. Paul, Minn.
6 - Minneapolis, Minn.
7 - St. Cloud, Minn.
8 - Brainerd, Minn.
9 - Duluth, Minn.
10 - Ashland, Wis.
Sunday
12 - Stillwater, Minn.
13 - Eau Claire, Wis.
14 - Red Wing, Minn.
15 - Winona, Minn.
16 - Rochester, Minn.
17 - Mankato, Minn.
Sunday
19 - Cherokee, Iowa
20 - Sioux City, Iowa
21 - Missouri Valley, Iowa
22 - Omaha, Nebr.
23 - Lincoln, Nebr.
24 - Hastings, Nebr.
Sunday
26 - Beatrice, Nebr.
27 - Nebraska City, Nebr.
28 - Leavenworth, Kans.
29 - Topeka, Kans.
30 - Emporia, Kans.
31 - Wichita, Kans.

September

Sunday
2 - Winfield, Kans.
3 - Independence, Kans.
4 - Ft. Scott, Kans.
5 - Joplin, Mo.
6 - Springfield, Mo.
7 - Clinton, Mo. Sunday
9 - Kansas City. Mo.
10 - St. Joseph, Mo.
11 - Creston, Iowa
12 - Chariton, Iowa
13 - Des Moines, Iowa
14 - Ft. Dodge, Iowa
Sunday
16 - Waterloo, Iowa
17 - Cedar Rapids, Iowa
18 - Marshalltown, Iowa
19 - Oskaloosa, Iowa
20 - Ottumwa, Iowa
21 - Keokuk, Iowa
Sunday
23 - Springfield, Ill.
24 - Bloomington, Ill.
25 - Danville. Ill.
26 - Frankfort, Ind.
27 - Kokomo, Ind.
28 - Muncie, Ind.
Sunday
30 - Ft. Wayne, Ind.

October

1 - Van Wert, Ohio
2 - Bucyrus, Ohio
3 - Wooster, Ohio
4 - Massillon, Ohio
5 - Alliance, Ohio
End of Season, Winter Quarters: Philadelphia

Source: Official Tour, Season 1889. Source: Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey 1947 Route Book.

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Adam Forepaugh and the Wild West 1890

Official Tour, Season 1890. James E. Cooper, James A. Bailey, P. T. Barnum, proprietors
April

19-26, Philadelphia Pa., Forepaugh Park.
Sunday 28 - Wilmington, Del.
29 - Chester, Pa.
30 - Trenton, N. J.

May

1 - Camden, N. J.
2 - New Brunswick, N. J.
3 - Freehold, N. J.
Sunday
5 - Jersey City, N. J.
6 - Newark, N. J.
7 - Paterson. N. J.
8 - Orange, N. J.
9 - Washington, N. J.
10 - Easton, Pa.
Sunday
12 - Allentown, Pa.
13 - Reading, Pa.
14 - Lancaster, Pa.
15 - Lebanon, Pa.
16 - Harrisburg, Pa.
17 - Altoona, Pa.
Sunday
19-21 - Pittsburgh, Pa.
22 - McKeesport, Pa.
23 - Johnstown, Pa.
24 - Bellefonte, Pa.
Sunday
26 -Williamsport, Pa.
27 - Wilkes-Barre, Pa.
28 - Scranton, Pa.
29 - Binghamton, N. Y.
30 - Elmira, N. Y.
31 - Hornellsville, N. Y

June

Sunday
2 - Buffalo, N. Y.
3 - Rochester, N. Y.
4 - Syracuse, N. Y.
5 - Utica, N. Y.
6 - Amsterdam, N. Y.
7 - Troy, N. Y.
Sunday
9 - Albany, N. Y.
10 - Pittsfield, Mass.
11 - Springfield. Mass.
12 - Holyoke, Mass.
13 - Palmer, Mass.
14 - Worcester, Mass.
Sunday
16-21 - Boston, Mass.
(West Chester Park and Boylston St.)
Sunday
23 - Providence, R. I.
24 - Putnam, Conn.
25 - Hartford, Conn.
26 - Winsted, Conn.
27 - Poughkeepsie, N. Y.
28 - Yonkers, N. Y.
Sunday
June 30 - July 5 - Brooklyn, N. Y.
(Saratoga Ave. and Halsey St.)

July

Sunday
7 - Stamford, Conn.
8 - Bridgeport. Conn.
9 - Meriden, Conn.
10 - New Haven, Conn.
11 - Ansonia, Conn.
12 - Waterbury, Conn.
Sunday
14 - Danbury, Conn.
15 - Willimantic, Conn.
16 - New London, Conn.
17 - Norwich, Conn.
18 - Milford, Mass.
19 - Attleboro, Mass.
Sunday
21 - Fall River, Mass.
22 - Newport, R. I.
23 - New Bedford, Mass.
24 - Brockton, Mass.
25 - Marlboro, Mass.
26 - Fitchburg, Mass.
Sunday
28 - Lowell, Mass.
29 - Lawrence, Mass.
30 - Lynn, Mass.
31 - Salem, Mass.

August

1 - Haverhill, Mass.
2 - Dover, N. H.

      August

Sunday
4 - Portland, Maine
5 - Bath, Maine
6 - Farmington, Maine
7 - Waterville, Maine
8 - Belfast, Maine
9 - Bangor, Maine Sunday
11 - Lewiston, Maine
12 - Bethel, Maine
13 - Lancaster, N. H.
14 - Woodsville, N. H.
15 - Laconia, N. H.
16 - Concord, N. H.
Sunday
18 - Manchester, N. H.
19 - Nashua, N. H.
20 - Greenfield, Mass.
21 - Keene, N. H.
22 - Bellows Falls, Vt.
23 - White River Junction, Vt.
Sunday
25 - Barre, Vt.
26 - St. Albans, Vt.
27 - Burlington, Vt.
28 - Rutland, Vt.
29 - Hoosick Falls, N. Y.
30 - North Adams, Mass.
Sunday

September

1 - Saratoga Springs. N. Y.
2 - Glens Falls, N. Y.
3 - Plattsburg, N. Y.
4 - Malone, N. Y.
5 - Ogdensburg, N. Y.
6 - Lowville, N. Y.
Sunday
8 - Watertown, N. Y.
9 - Oswego, N. Y.
10 - Rome, N. Y.
11 - Schenectady, N. Y.
12 - Cobleskill, N. Y.
13 - Oneonta, N. Y.
Sunday
15 - Corning, N. Y.
16 - Bradford, Pa.
17 - Jamestown, N. Y.
18 - Erie, Pa.
19 - Meadville, Pa.
20 - New Castle, Pa.
Sunday
22 - Oil City, Pa.
23 - Kittanning, Pa.
24 - Butler, Pa.
25 - Washington, Pa.
26 - Uniontown, Pa.
27 - Cumberland, Md.
Sunday
29 - Parkersburg, W. Va.
30 - Gallipolis, Ohio

October

1 - Charleston. W. Va.
2 - Ashland, Ky.
3 - Lexington, Ky.
4 - Danville, Ky.
Sunday
6 - Louisville, Ky.
7 - Owensboro, Ky.
8 - Henderson, Ky.
9 - Princeton, Ky.
10 - Paducah, Ky.
11 - Union City, Tenn.
Sunday
13 - Nashville, Tenn.
14 - Russellville, Ky.
15 - Clarksville, Tenn.
16 - Columbia, Tenn.
17 - Huntsville, Ala.
18 - Sheffield, Ala.
Sunday
20 - Birmingham, Ala.
21 - Talladega, Ala.
22 - Rome, Ga.
23 - Chattanooga, Tenn.
24 - Knoxville, Tenn.
25 - Morristown, Tenn.
Sunday
27 - Pulaski, Va.
28 - Roanoke, Va.
29 - Farmville, Va. (Afternoon only)
30 - Norfolk, Va.
31 - Petersburg, Va.

November

1 Richmond, Va.
End of season, Winter Quarters: Philadelphia

Source: Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey 1947 Route Book.

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The Great Adam Forepaugh Show 1891

Official Tour, Season 1891. James E. Cooper, James A. Bailey, Barnum's Estate, proprietors.
April

18-25, Philadelphia Pa., Forepaugh Park.
Sunday
27-28 - Baltimore, Md.
29-30 - Washington. D. C.

May

1 - Martinshurg, W. Va.
2 - Piedmont. W. Va.
Sunday 4 - Wheeling, W. Va.
5 - Zaneaville, Ohio
6 - Columbus, Ohio
7 - Delaware, Ohio
8 - Springfield, Ohio
9 - Dayton, Ohio
Sunday
ll-12 - Cincinnati, Ohio
13 - Richmond. Ind.
14 - Anderson, Ind.
15 - Indianapolis, Ind.
16 - Terre Haute, Ind.
Sunday
18-23 - St. Louis, Mo.
(Manchester Road and Compton Ave.)
Sunday
25 - Decatur, Ill.
26 - Lafayette, Ind.
27 - Ft. Wayne, Ind.
28 - Lima, Ohio
29 - Mansfield, Ohio
30 - Canton, Ohio
Sunday

June

1-2 - Cleveland, Ohio
3 - Toledo, Ohio
4 - Detroit, Mich.
5 - Bay City, Mich.
6 - Port Huron, Mich.
Sunday
8 - East Saginaw, Mich.
9 - Ionia, Mich.
10 - Grand Rapids, Mich.
11 - Muskegon, Mich.
12 - Kalamazoo, Mich.
13 - South Bend, Ind.
Sunday
15-20 - Chicago, Ill. (Lake Front)
Sunday
22 - Milwaukee, Wis.
23 - Oshkosh, Wis.
24 - Janesville, Wis.
25 - Rockford, Ill.
26 - Freeport, Ill.
27 - Dubuque, Iowa
Sunday
29 - La Crosse, Wis.
30 - Winona, Minn.

July

1 - Menomonie, Wis.
2 - Menomonie, Wis.
3 - Stillwater, Minn.
4 - Minneapolis, Minn. (3 shows)
Sunday
6 - St. Paul, Minn.
7 - Mankato, Minn.
8 - Mason City, Iowa
9 - Marshalltown, Iowa
10 - Waterloo, Ia.
11 - Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Sunday
13 - Clinton, Iowa
14 - Rock Island, Ill.
15 - Iowa City, Iowa
16 - Burlington, Iowa
17 - Keokuk, Iowa
18 - Ottumwa, Iowa
Sunday
20 - Des Moines, Iowa
21 - Boone, Ia. (Afternoon only)
22 - Sioux City, Iowa
23 - Fremont, Nebr.
24 - Omaha, Nebr.
25 - Council Bluffs, Iowa
Sunday
27 - Maryville, Mo.
28 - Clillicothe, Mo.
29 - Moberly, Mo.
30 - Marshall, Mo.
31 - Sedalia, Mo.

August

1 - Clinton, Mo.
Sunday
3 - Springfield, Mo.
4 - Joplin, Mo.
5 - Pittsburgh, Kans.

      August

6 - Ft. Scott, Kans.
7 - Rich Hill, Mo. (Afternoon only)
8 - Topeka, Kans.
Sunday
10 - Kansas City, Mo.
11 - Leavenworth, Kans.
12 - St. Joseph, Mo.
13 - Nebraska City, Nebr.
14 - Lincoln, Nebr.
15 - Grand Island, Nebr.
(Night cancelled; long run to Denver)
Sunday
17-18 - Denver. Colo.
19 - Colorado Springs, Colo.
20 - Boulder, Colo.
21 - Cheyenne, Wyo.
22 - Laramie, Wyo. (Afternoon only)
23 - Rock Springs, Wyo. (Afternoon only)
24 - Montpelier, Idaho (Noon show only)
25 - Dillon, Mont. (Afternoon only)
26 - Butte, Mont.
27 - Helena, Mont.
28 - Anaconda, Mont. (Afternoon only)
29 - Missoula, Mont.
Sunday
31 - Spokane Falls, Wash.

September

1 - Moscow, Ida.
2 - Colfax, Wash. (Afternoon only)
3 - Dayton, Wash.
4 - Walla Walla, Wash.
5 - Pendleton. Ore.
Sunday
7 - Chehalis, Wash.
8 - Seattle, Wash.
9 - Fairhaven, Wash.
10 - Snohomish, Wash.
(Night cancelled; rain)
11 - Tacoma, Wash.
12 - Olympia, Wash.
Sunday 14-15 - Portland, Ore.
16 - The Dalles, Ore. (Afternoon only)
17 - La Grande, Ore.
18 - Baker, Ore. (Afternoon only)
19 - Boise, Idaho
Sunday
21 - Pocatello, Idaho
22 - Logan, Utah, Ter.
23 - Ogden, Utah, Ter.
24-25 - Salt Lake City, Utah, Ter.
26 - Provo, Utah, Ter.
Sunday
28 - Grand Junction, Colo. (Night cancelled)
29 - Aspen, Colo.
30 - Leadville, Colo.

October

1 - Canon City, Colo.
2 - Pueblo, Colo.
3 - Trinidad, Colo.
Sunday
5 - Las Vegas, N. M. Ter.
6 - Santa Fe, N. M. Ter.
7 - Albuquerque, N. M. Ter.
8 - Socorro, N. M. Ter. (Afternoon only)
9 - Deming, N. M. Ter. (Afternoon only)
10 - El Paso, Texas.
Sunday
12 - Abilene, Texas (Afternoon only)
13 - Ft. Worth, Texas
14 - Denison, Texas
15 - Greenville, Texas
16 - Dallas, Texas
17 - Waco, Texas
Sunday
19 - San Antonio, Texas
20 - Austin, Texas
21 - Brenham, Texas
22 - Galveston, Texas 23 - Houston, Texas
24 - Palestine, Texas
Sunday
26 - Shreveport, La.
27 - Monroe, La.
28 - Vicksburg, Miss.
29 - Jackson, Miss.
30 - Meridian, Miss.
31 - Selma, Ala.

November

Sunday
2 - Atlanta, Ga.
3 - Gainesville, Ga.
4 - Greenville. S. C.
5 - Charlotte, N. C.
6 - Greensboro. N. C.
7 - Danville. Va.
End of season, Winter Quarters: Philadelphia

Source: Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey 1947 Route Book.

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The Great Adam Forepaugh Show 1892

Official Tour, Season 1892. James A. Bailey, Joseph T. McCaddon, proprietors.
April

23-30, Philadelphia Pa., Forepaugh Park.

May

Sunday
2 - Wilmington, Del.
3 - Chester, Pa.
4 - Pottstown, Pa.
5 - Reading, Pa.
6 - Pottsville, Pa.
7 - Shamokin, Pa.
Sunday
9 - Shenandoah, Pa.
10 - Allentown, Pa.
11 - Easton, Pa.
12 - Hazelton, Pa.
13 - Wilkes-Barre, Pa.
14 - Towanda, Pa.
Sunday
16-17 - Buffalo, N. Y.
18 - Dansville, N. Y.
19 - Elmira, N. Y.
20 - Scranton, Pa.
21 - Carbondale, Pa.
Sunday
23 - Poughkeepsie, N. Y.
24 - Pittsfield, Mass.
25 - Danbury, Conn.
26 - New Britain, Conn.
27 - Hartford, Conn.
28 - Waterbury, Conn.
Sunday
30 - Bridgeport, Conn.
31 - Middletown, Conn.

June

1 - New Haven, Conn.
2 - Northampton, Mass.
3 - Holyoke, Mass.
4 - Springfield, Mass.
Sunday
6-11 - Boston, Mass.
(Huntington Ave. and West Chester Park)
Sunday
13 - Providence. R. I.
14 - Williamantic, Conn.
15 - Norwich, Conn.
16 - Woonsocket, R. I.
17 - Webster, Mass.
18 - Worcester, Mass.
Sunday
20 - Newport, R. I.
21 - Fall River, Mass.
22 - New Bedford, Mass.
23 - Brockton, Mass.
24 - Taunton, Mass.
25 - Clinton, Mass.
Sunday
27 - Lowell, Mass.
28 - Nashua, N. H.
29 - Concord, N. H.
30 - Manchester, N. H.

July

1 - Portsmouth, N. H.
2 - Rochester, N. H.
Sunday
4 - Portland, Maine
5 - Bath, Maine
6 - Augusta, Maine
7 - Bangor, Maine
8 - Waterville, Maine
9 - Lewiston, Maine Sunday
11 - Biddeford, Maine
12 - Newburyport, Mass.
13 - Haverhill, Mass.
14 - Lawrence, Mass.
15 - Woburn, Mass.
16 - Salem, Mass.
Sunday
18 - Gloucester, Mass.
19 - Lynn, Mass.
20 - Waltham, Mass.
21 - Marlboro, Mass.
22 - Fitchburg, Mass.
23 - Athol, Mass. Sunday
25 - Gardner, Mass.
26 - Keene. N. H.
27 - White River Junction, Vt.
28 - St. Johnsbury. Vt.
29 - Montpelier, Vt.
30 - St. Albans, Vt.
Sunday

August

1 - Burlington, Vt.
2 - Rutland, Vt.
3 - Bennnigton, Vt.

      August

4 - North Adams, Mass.
5 - Troy, N. Y.
6 - Hudson, N. Y.
Sunday
8 - Albany, N. Y.
9 - Cohoes, N. Y.
10 - Kingston. N. Y.
11 - Newburgh, N. Y.
12 - Hoboken, N. J.
13 - Middletown, N. Y.
Sunday
15 - Norwich, N. Y.
16 - Cortland, N. Y.
17 - Ithaca, N. Y.
18 - Binghamton, N. Y.
19 - Oneonta, N. Y.
20 - Saratoga Springs, N. Y.
Sunday
22 - Schenectady, N. Y.
23 - Amsterdam, N. Y.
24 - Gloversville, N. Y.
25 - Little Falls, N. Y.
26 - Utica, N. Y.
27 - Watertown, N. Y.
Sunday
29 - Oswego, N. Y.
30 - Syracuse, N. Y.
31 - Auburn, N. Y.

September

1 - Geneva, N. Y.
2 - Batavia, N. Y.
3 - Rochester. N. Y.
Sunday
5 - Hornellsville. N. Y.
6 - Olean, N. Y.
7 - Bradford, Pa.
8 - Jamestown, N. Y.
9 - Erie, Pa.
10 - Butler. Pa.
Sunday
12-13 - Pittsburgh, Pa.
14 - McKeesport, Pa.
15 - Greensburg, Pa.
16 - Johnstown, Pa.
17 - Altoona, Pa.
Sunday
19 - Williamsport, Pa.
20 - Sunbury, Pa.
21 - Harrisburg, Pa.
22 - Bethlehem, Pa.
23 - Plainfield, N. J.
24 - Jersey City, N. J.
Sunday
26 - Paterson, N. J.
27 - Newark, N. J.
28 - New Brunswick, N. J.
29 - Camden, N. J.
30 - Bridgeton, N. J.

October

1 - Trenton, N. J.
Sunday
3 - Lancaster, Pa.
4 - Chambersburg, Pa.
5 - Hagerstown, Md.
6 - Cumberland, Md.
7 - Clarksburg, W. Va.
8 - Parkersburg, W. Va.
Sunday
10 - Huntington, W. Va.
11 - Mt. Sterling, Ky.
12 - Lexington, Ky.
13 - Louisville, Ky.
14 - Bowling Green, Ky.
15 - Nashville, Tenn.
Sunday
17 - Birmingham, Ala.
18 - Montgomery, Ala.
19 - Troy, Ala.
20 - Columbus, Ga.
21 - Americus, Ga.
22 - Macon, Ga.
Sunday
24 - Savannah, Ga.
25 - Charleston, S. C.
26 - Augusta, Ga.
27 - Madison, Ga.
28 - Atlanta, Ga.
29 - Rome, Ga.
Sunday
31 - Chattanooga, Tenn.

November

1 - Knoxville, Tenn.
2 - Bristol, Tenn.
3 - Roanoke, Va.
End of season, Winter Quarters: Philadelphia

Source: Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey 1947 Route Book.

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The Great Adam Forepaugh Show 1893

Official Tour, Season 1893. James A. Bailey, Joseph T. McCaddon, proprietors.
April

15-22, Philadelphia Pa., Forepaugh Park.
Sunday
24-25 - Washington, D. C.
26-27 - Baltimore, Md.
28 - Frederick, Md.
29 - Martinsburg, W. Va.
Sunday

May

1-2 - Pittsburgh, Pa.
3 - Steubenville, Ohio
4 - Coshocton, Ohio
5 - Columbus, Ohio (Night cancelled: rain)
6 - Springfield, Ohio
Sunday
8 - Middletown, Ohio
9 - Hamilton, Ohio
10 - Dayton, Ohio
11 - Anderson, Ind.
12 - Richmond, Ind.
13 - Shelbyville, Ind.
Sunday
15 - Indianapolis, Ind.
16 - Kokomo, Ind.
17 - Marion, Ind.
18 - Frankfort, Ind.
19 - Brazil, Ind.
20 - Terre Haute, Ind.
Sunday
22-27 - St. Louis, Mo.
(Manchester Road and Compton Ave.)
Sunday
29 - Decatur, Ill.
30 - Springfield, Ill.
31 - Danville, Ill.

June

1 - Champaign, Ill.
2 - Mattoon, Ill.
3 - Kankakee, Ill.
Sunday
5-18 - Chicago, Ill.
(22nd and State Sts.) (2 Sundays)
19 - Michigan City, Ind.
20 - South Bend, Ind.
21 - Kalamazoo, Mich.
22 - Owosso, Mich.
23 - Lansing, Mich.
24 - Ionia, Mich.
Sunday
26 - Detroit, Mich.
27 - Bay City, Mich.
28 - Port Huron, Mich.
29 - Saginaw, Mich.
30 - Cadillac, Mich.

July

1 - Manistee, Mich.
Sunday
3 - Grand Rapids, Mich.
4 - Jackson, Mich.
5 - Adrian, Mich.
6 - Toledo, Ohio
7 - Bowling Green, Ohio
8 - Findlay, Ohio
Sunday
10 - Cleveland, Ohio
11 - Youngstown, Ohio
12 - Akron, Ohio
13 - Canton, Ohio
14 - New Philadelphia, Ohio
15 - Zanesville, Ohio
Sunday
17 - Tiffin, Ohio
18 - Defiance, Ohio
19 - Ft. Wayne, Ind.
20 - Peru, Ind.
21 - Muncie, Ind.
22 - Lafayette, Ind.
Sunday
24 - Bloomington, Ill.
25 - Peoria, Ill.
26 - Joliet, Ill.
27 - La Salle, Ill.

      July

28 - Rockford, Ill.
29 - Dubuque, Iowa
Sunday
31 - Ft. Dodge, Iowa

August

1 - Waterloo, Iowa
2 - Cedar Rapids, Iowa
3 - Burlington, Iowa
4 - Muscatine, Iowa
5 - Rock Island, Ill.
Sunday
7 - Centerville, Iowa
8 - Ottumwa, Iowa
9 - Des Moines, Iowa
10 - Oskaloosa, Iowa
11 - Marshalltown, Iowa
12 - Mason City, Iowa
Sunday
14 - Minneapolis, Minn.
15 - St. Cloud, Minn.
16 - St. Paul, Minn.
17 - Mankato, Minn.
18 - Sheldon, Iowa
19 - Sioux Falls, S. D.
Sunday
21- Sioux City, Iowa (Night lost; blow-down)
22 - Council Bluffs, Iowa
23 - Omaha, Nebr.
24 - Lincoln, Nebr.
25 - Beatrice, Nebr.
26 - Concordia, Kans.
Sunday
28 - Junction City, Kans.
29 - Topeka, Kans.
30 - Marion, Kans.
31 - Hutchinson, Kans.

September

1 - Wichita, Kans.
2 - Arkansas City, Kans.
Sunday
4 - Eldorado, Kans.
5 - Parsons, Kans.
6 - Ft. Scott, Kans.
7 - Joplin, Mo.
8 - Nevada, Mo.
9 - Harrisonville, Mo.
Sunday
11 - Kansas City, Mo.
12 - St. Joseph, Mo.
13 - Maryville, Mo.
14 - Chillicothe, Mo.
15 - Carrollton, Mo.
16 - Macon, Mo.
Sunday
18 - Hannibal, Mo.
19 - Ft. Madison, Iowa
20 - Quincy, Ill.
21 - Jacksonville, Ill.
22 - Litchfield, Ill.
23 - Alton, Ill.
Sunday
25 - Belleville, Ill.
26 - Carbondale, Ill.
27 - Cairo, Ill.
28 - Centralia, Ill.
29 - Vincennes, Ind.
30 - Evansville, Ind.

October

Sunday
2 - Washington, Ind.
3 - Bedford, Ind. (Cancelled; rain)
4 - New Albany, Ind.
5 - Louisville, Ky.
6 - Seymour, Ind.
7 - Connersville, Ind.
Sunday
9-10 - Cincinnati, Ohio
11 - Chillicothe, Ohio
12 - Marietta, Ohio
13 - Athens, Ohio
14 - Lancaster, Ohio (Cancelled; high wind)
End of season, Winter Quarters: Philadelphia

Source: Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey 1947 Route Book.

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The Great Adam Forepaugh Show 1894

Official Tour, Season 1894. James A. Bailey, Joseph T. McCaddon, James P. Anderson, proprietors.
April

16 - Lancaster, Pa.
17 - York, Pa.
18 - Chambersburg, Pa.
19 - Hagerstown, Md.
20 - Winchester, Va.
21 - Staunton, Va.
Sunday
23 - Charlottesville, Va.
24 - Richmond, Va.
25 - Petersburg, Va.
26 - Norfolk, Va.
27 - Farmville, Va. (Night only)
28 - Lynchburg, Va.
Sunday
30 - Danville. Va.

May

1 - Winston, N. C.
2 - Roanoke, Va.
3 - Bluefield, W. Va.
4 - Pulaski, Va.
5 - Bristol, Tenn.
Sunday
7 - Knoxville, Tenn.
8 - Williamsburg, Ky.
9 - Richmond, Ky.
10 - Paris, Ky.
11 - Lexington, Ky.
12 - Frankfort, Ky.
Sunday
14 - Bowling Green, Ky.
15 - Owensboro, Ky.
16 - Henderson, Ky.
17 - Hopkinsville, Ky.
18 - Paducah, Ky.
19 - Princeton, Ky.
Sunday
21 - Elizabethtown, Ky.
22 - Lebanon, Ky.
23 - Winchester, Ky.
24 - Huntington, W. Va.
25 - Ravenswood, W. Va.
26 - Sistersville, W. Va.
Sunday
28 - Wheeling, W. Va.
29 East Liberty, Pa.
30 - Greensburg, Pa.
31 Indiana, Pa.

June

1 - Johnstown, Pa.
2 - Altoona, Pa. Sunday
4 - Butler, Pa.
5 - Greenville, Pa.
6 - Sharon, Pa.
7 - Erie, Pa.
8 - Union City. Pa.
9 - Oil City, Pa.
Sunday
11 - Titusville, Pa.
12 - Jamestown, N. Y.
13 - Bradford, Pa.
14 - Olean, N. Y.
15 - Wellsville, N. Y.
16 - Elmira, N. Y.
Sunday
18 - Lock Haven, Pa.
19 - Williamsport, Pa.
20 - Milton, Pa.
21 - Sunbury, Pa.
22 - Pottsville, Pa.
23 - Reading, Pa.
Sunday
25 - Phoenixville, Pa.
26 - Norristown, Pa.
27 - Trenton, N. J.
28 - Bridgeton, N. J.
29 - Camden, N. J.
30 - Atlantic City, N. J.

July

Sunday
2 - Burlington, N. J.
3 - Asbury Park, N. J.
4 - Long Branch, N. J.
5 - Perth Amboy, N. J.
6 - Plainfield, N. J.
7 - Orange, N. J.
Sunday
9 - Yonkers, N. Y.
10 - Poughkeepsie, N. Y.
11 - Fishkill, N. Y.
12 - New Britain, Conn.

      July

13 - Middletown, Conn.
14 - New London, Conn.
Sunday
16 - Westerly, R. I.
17 - Pawtucket, R. I.
18 - Attleboro, Mass.
19 - Newport, R. I.
20 - Brockton, Mass.
21 -Plymouth, Mass.
Sunday
23 - Woonsocket, R. I.
24 - Milford, Mass.
25 - Newton, Mass.
26 - Cambridge, Mass.
27 - Gloucester, Mass.
28 - Newburyport, Mass.
Sunday
30 - Dover, N. H.
31 - Portland, Maine

August

1 - Rockland, Maine
2 - Bath, Maine
3 - Augusta, Maine
4 - Dover, Maine
Sunday
6 - Ellsworth, Maine
7 - Old Town, Maine
8 - Bangor, Maine
9 - Belfast, Maine
10 - Skowhegan, Maine
11 - Waterville, Maine
Sunday
13 - Farmington, Maine
14 - Lewiston, Maine
15 - North Conway. N. H.
16 - Colebrook, N. H.
17 - Lancaster, N. H.
18 - Littleton, N. H.
Sunday
20 - Woodsville. N. H.
21 - Plymouth, N. H.
22 - Laconia, N. H.
23 - Manchester, N. H.
24 - Clinton, Mass.
25 - Ware, Mass.
Sunday
27 - Webster, Mass.
28 - Danielsonville, Conn.
29 - Rockville, Conn.
30 - Winsted, Conn.
31 - Ansonia, Conn.

September

1- Waterbury, Conn.
Sunday
3 - Newburgh, N. Y.
4 - Middletown, N. Y.
5 - Honesdale, Pa.
6 - Port Jervis, N. Y.
7 - Ellenville, N. Y.
8 - Hancock. N. Y.
Sunday
10 - Delhi, N. Y.
11 - Sidney, N. Y.
12 - Hamilton, N. Y.
13 - Rome, N. Y.
14 - Geneva, N. Y.
15 - Newark, N. Y.
Sunday
17 - Albion, N. Y.
18 - Lockport, N. Y.
19 - Batavia, N. Y.
20 - Attica, N. Y.
21 - Geneseo, N. Y.
22 - Le Roy, N. Y.
Sunday
24 - Ridgeway, Pa.
25 - Punxsutawney, Pa.
26 - Du Bois, Pa.
27 - Kittanning, Pa.
28 - Latrobe, Pa.
29 - Mt. Pleasant, Pa.
Sunday

October

1 - Uniontown, Pa.
2 - Somerset, Pa.
3 - Cumberland, Md.
4 - Martinsburg, W. Va.
5 - Carlisle, Pa.
6 - Lebanon, Pa.
End of season, Winter Quarters: Philadelphia

Source: Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey 1947 Route Book.

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Adam Forepaugh & Sells Bros. Circus 1896

Official Tour, Season 1896. James A. Bailey, Ephraim Sells, Lewis Sells, Peter Sells, proprietors.
April

21-22 - Columbus, Ohio
23 - Xenia, Ohio
24 - Springfield, Ohio
25 - Dayton, Ohio
Sunday
27 - Paris, Ky.
28 - Frankfort, Ky.
29 - Lexington, Ky.
30 - Mt. Sterling, Ky.

May

1 - Huntington, W. Va.
2 - Charleston, W. Va.
Sunday
4 - Zanesville, Ohio
5 - Cambridge, Ohio
6 - Wheeling, W. Va.
7 - Washington, Pa.
8 - McKeesport, Pa.
9 - Connellsville, Pa.
Sunday
11-12 - Pittsburgh, Pa. (Allegheny)
13 - East Liverpool, Ohio
14 - Steubenville, Ohio
15 - Canton, Ohio
16 - Akron, Ohio
Sunday
18 - Cleveland, Ohio
19 - Bellevue, Ohio
20 - Toledo, Ohio
21 - Detroit, Mich.
22 - Saginaw, Mich.
23 - Jackson, Mich.
Sunday
25 - Grand Rapids, Mich.
26 - Kalamazoo, Mich.
27 - South Bend, Ind.
28 - Frankfort, Ind.
29 - Brazil, Ind.
30 - Effingham, Ill.
Sunday

June

1 - Springfield, Mo.
2 - Joplin, Mo.
3 - Pittsburg, Kans.
4 - Nevada, Mo.
5 - Butler, Mo.
6 - Sedalia, Mo.
Sunday
8 - Kansas City, Mo.
9 - Ottawa, Kans.
10 - Emporia, Kans.
11 - Wichita, Kans.
12 - Hutchinson, Kans.
13 - Salina, Kans.
Sunday
15 - Topeka, Kans.
16 - Leavenworth, Kans.
17 - St. Joseph, Mo.
18 - Chillicothe, Mo.
19 - Carrollton, Mo.
20 - Mexico, Mo.
Sunday
22 - Ottumwa, Iowa
23 - Des Moines, Iowa
24 - Boone, Iowa
25 - Cedar Rapids, Iowa
26 - Clinton, Iowa
27 - Dixon, Ill.
Sunday
29 - Aurora, Ill.
30 - Elgin, Ill.

July

1 - Waukegan, Ill.
2 - Milwaukee, Wis.
3 - Waukesha, Wis.
4 - Madison, Wis.
Sunday
6 - Eau Claire, Wis.
7 - Stillwater, Minn.
8 - St. Paul, Minn.
9 - Minneapolis, Minn.
10 - Albert Lea, Minn.
11 - Ft. Dodge, Iowa
Sunday
13 - Sioux City, Iowa
14 - Council Bluffs, Iowa
15 - Omaha, Nebr.
16 - Lincoln, Nebr.
17 - Beatrice, Nebr.
18 - Belleville, Kans.
Sunday
20-21 - Denver, Colo.
22 - Colorado Springs, Colo.
23 - Pueblo, Colo.
24 - Florence, Colo.
(Afternoon only)
25 - Leadville, Colo.
Sunday
27 - Grand Junction, Colo.
(10 a. m. show only)
28 - Provo, Utah
29 - Salt Lake City, Utah
30 - Ogden, Utah
31 - Logan, Utah

August

1 - Pocatello, Idaho
Sunday

      August

3 - Dillon, Mont.
4 - Anaconda, Mont.
5 - Butte, Mont.
6 - Bozeman, Mont.
7 - Helena, Mont.
8 - Missoula, Mont.
Sunday
10 - Spokane, Wash.
11 - Colfax, Wash.
(Afternoon only)
12 - Dayton, Wash.
13 - Pendleton, Ore.
14 - Walla Walla, Wash.
15 - Ellensburg, Wash.
(Night only)
Sunday
17 - Seattle, Wash.
18 - Tacoma, Wash.
19 - Olympia, Wash.
20-21 - Portland, Ore.
22 - Salem, Ore.
Sunday
24 - Redding, Calif.
25 - Chico, Calif.
26 - Marysville, Calif.
27 - Sacramento, Calif.
28 - Napa, Calif.
29 - Santa Rosa, Calif.
Sunday
31 - Oakland, Calif.

September

1 - Salinas, Calif.
2 - San Jose, Calif.
3-12 - San Francisco, Calif.
(Night opening; Sunday included)
Sunday
14 - Stockton, Calif.
15 - Merced, Calif.
16 - Fresno, Calif.
17 - Hanford, Calif.
18 - Visalia, Calif.
19 - Bakersfield, Calif.
Sunday
21 - Santa Barbara, Calif.
22-23 - Los Angeles, Calif.
24 - San Diego, Calif.
25 - Riverside, Calif.
26 - San Bernardino, Calif.
27 - Yutna, Ariz. Ter.
(5 p. m. show only)
28 - Phoenix, Ariz. Ter.
29 - Tucson, Ariz. Ter.
30 - Deming, N. M. Ter.
(Night only)

October

1 - El Paso, Texas
2 - Pecos, Texas
(5 p. m. show only)
3 - Abilene, Texas
Sunday
5 - Dallas, Texas
6 - Ft. Worth, Texas
7 - Waco, Texas
8 - Taylor, Texas
9 - Austin, Texas
10 - San Antonio, Texas
Sunday
12 - Houston, Texas
13 - Bryan, Texas
14 - Corsicana, Texas
15 - McKinney, Texas
16 - Sherman, Texas
17 - Paris, Texas
Sunday
19 - Shreveport, La.
20 - Alexandria, La.
21 - En route
22-25 - New Orleans, La.
(Audubon Park)
26 - Baton Rouge, La.
27 - Natchez, Miss.
28 - Vicksburg, Miss.
29 - Greenville, Miss.
30 - Clarksdale, Miss.
31 - Memphis, Tenn.

November

Sunday
2 - Yazoo City, Miss.
3 - Jackson, Miss.
4 - Meridian, Miss.
5 - Selma, Ala.
6 - Birmingham, Ala.
7 - Montgomery, Ala.
Sunday
9 - Columbus, Ga.
10 - Macon, Ga.
11 - Atlanta, Ga.
12 - Athens, Ga.
13 - Augusta, Ga.
14 - Savannah, Ga.
Sunday
16 - Charleston, S. C.
17 - Columbia, S. C.
18 - Anderson, S. C.
19 - Greenville, S. C.
20 - Spartanburg, S. C.
21 - Charlotte, N. C.
End of season, Winter Quarters: Columbus, Ohio

Source: Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey 1947 Route Book.

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Adam Forepaugh & Sells Bros. Circus 1897

Official Tour, Season 1897. James A. Bailey, Ephraim Sells, Lewis Sells, Peter Sells, proprietors.
April

14-15 - Columbus, Ohio
16 - Newark, Ohio
17 - Dennison, Ohio
Sunday
19-20 - Pittsburgh, Pa. (Allegheny)
21 - Greensburg, Pa.
22 - Johnstown, Pa.
23 - Altoona, Pa.
24 - Harrisburg, Pa.
Sunday
April 26 to May 1 - Philadelphia, Pa.
(26th and Master Sts.)

May

Sunday
3 - Williamsport. Pa.
4 - Elmira, N. Y.
5 - Hornellsville, N. Y.
6 - Olean, N. Y.
7 - Bradford, Pa.
8 - Jamestown, N. Y.
Sunday
10-11 - Buffalo, N. Y.
12 - Rochester, N. Y.
13 - Syracuse, N. Y.
14 - Utica, N. Y.
15 - Gloversville, N. Y.
Sunday
17 - Troy, N. Y.
18 - Albany, N. Y.
19 - Kingston, N. Y.
20 - Newburgh, N. Y.
21 - Middletown, N. Y.
22 - Paterson, N. J.
Sunday
24 - Newark, N. J.
25 - Orange, N. J.
26 - Morristown, N. J.
27 - Easton, Pa.
28 - Allentown, Pa.
29 - Scranton, Pa.
Sunday
31 - Wilkes-Barre, Pa.

June

1 - Hazleton, Pa.
2 - Pottsville, Pa.
3 - Reading, Pa.
4 - Lebanon, Pa.
5 - Lancaster, Pa.
Sunday
7 - Wilmington, Del.
8 - Camden, N. J.
9 - Bridgeton, N. J.
10 - Trenton, N. J.
11 - Long Branch, N. J.
12 - Jersey City, N. J.
Sunday
14 - Mt. Vernon, N. Y.
15 - Stamford, Conn.
16 - Bridgeport, Conn.
17 - New Haven, Conn.
18 - New London, Conn.
19 - Norwich, Conn.
Sunday
21-26 - Boston, Mass.
(Huntington Ave. Grounds)
Sunday
28 - Providence, R. I.
29 - Fall River, Mass.
30 - Newport, R. I.

July

1 - New Bedford, Mass.
2 - Brockton, Mass.
3 - Woonsocket, R. I.
Sunday
5 - Hartford, Conn.
6 - Middletown, Conn.
7 - Meriden, Conn.
8 - New Britain, Conn.
9 - Waterbury, Conn.
10 - Danbury, Conn.
Sunday
12 - Yonkers, N. Y.
13 - Poughkeepsie, N. Y.
14 - Hudson, N. Y.
15 - Schenectady, N. Y.
16 - Saratoga Springs, N. Y.
17 - Glens Falls, N. Y.
Sunday
19 - Rutland, Vt.
20 - Bennington, Vt.
21 - North Adams, Mass.
22 - Pittsfield, Mass.
23 - Ware, Mass.
24 - Springfield, Mass.
Sunday
26 - Holyoke, Mass.
27 - Greenfield, Mass.
28 - Worcester, Mass.
29 - Fitchburg, Mass.
30 - Marlboro, Mass.

31 - Lowell, Mass.

August

Sunday
2 - Nashua, N. H.
3 - Concord, N. H.
4 - Manchester, N. H.
5 - Haverhill, Mass.
6 - Lawrence, Mass.
7 - Gloucester, Mass.
Sunday
9 - Lynn, Mass.
10 - Salem, Mass.
11 - Newburyport, Mass.
12 - Portsmouth, N. H.
13 - Rochester, N. H.
14 - Biddeford. Maine
Sunday

      August

16 - Portland, Maine
17 - Lewiston, Maine
18 - Waterville, Maine
19 - Bangor, Maine
20 - Augusta, Maine
21 - Bath, Maine
Sunday
23 - Whitefield, N. H.
24 - St. Johnsbury, Vt.
25 - White River Junction, Vt.
26 - Montpelier, Vt.
27 - Burlington, Vt.
28 - St. Albans, Vt.
Sunday
30 - Plattsburg, N. Y.
31 - Malone, N. Y.

September

1 - Potsdam, N. Y.
2 - Ogdensburg, N. Y.
3 - Watertown, N. Y.
4 - Oswego, N. Y.
Sunday
6 - Norwich, N. Y.
7 - Binghamton, N. Y.
8 - Cortland, N. Y.
9 - Auburn, N. Y.
10 - Ithaca, N. Y.
11 - Corning, N. Y.
Sunday
13 - Penn Yan, N. Y.
14 - Canandaigua, N. Y.
15 - Lyons, N. Y.
16 - Lockport, N. Y.
17 - Niagara Falls, N. Y.
18 - Erie, Pa.
Sunday
20 - Ashtabula, Ohio
21 - Norwalk, Ohio
22 - St. Marys, Ohio
23 - Portland, Ind.
24 - Elwood, Ind.
25 - Peru, Ind.
Sunday
27 - Pittsfield, Ill.
28 - Hannibal, Mo.
29 - Moberly, Mo.
30 - Boonville, Mo.

October

1 - Marshall, Mo.
2 - Lexington, Mo.
Sunday
4 - Kansas City, Mo.
5 - Rich Hill, Mo.
6 - Joplin, Mo.
7 - Springfield, Mo.
8 - Fayetteville, Ark.
9 - Ft. Smith, Ark.
Sunday
11 - Carthage, Mo.
12 - Lemar, Mo.
13 - Nevada, Mo.
14 - Clinton, Mo.
15 - Sedalia, Mo.
16 - Paola, Kans.
Sunday 18 - St. Joseph, Mo.
19 - Atchison, Kans.
20 - Topeka, Kans.
21 - Ottawa, Kans.
22 - Burlington, Kans.
23 - Vinita, I. T.
Sunday
25 - South McAlester, I. T.
26 - Denison, Texas
27 - McKinney, Texas
28 - Dallas, Texas
29 - Terrell, Texas
30 - Greenville, Texas
Sunday

November

1 - Paris, Texas
2 - Clarksville, Texas
3 - Honey Grove, Texas
4 - Bonham, Texas
5 - Denton, Texas
6 - Sherman, Texas
Sunday
8 - Waxahachie, Texas
9 - Ft. Worth, Texas
10 - Bowie, Texas
11 - Wichita Falls, Texas
12 - Decatur, Texas
13 - Weatherford, Texas
Sunday
15 - Gainesville, Texas
16 - Cleburne, Texas
17 - Farmerville, Texas
18 - Sulphur Springs, Texas
19 - Pittsburg, Texas
20 - Tyler, Texas
Sunday
22 - Hillsboro, Texas
23 - Waco, Texas
24 - Corsicana, Texas
25 - Mexia, Texas
26 - Brenham, Texas
27 - Galveston, Texas
Sunday
29 - Houston, Texas
30 - Crockett, Texas

December

1 - Palestine, Texas
2 - Longview, Texas
3 - Texarkana, Ark.
End of season, Winter Quarters: Columbus, Ohio

Source: Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey 1947 Route Book.

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The Great Adam Forepaugh Show 1898

Official Tour, Season 1898. James A. Bailey, W. W. Cole, Lewis Sells, Peter Sells, proprietors.
April

25-26 - Columbus, Ohio
27 - Nelsonville, Ohio
28 - Wellston, Ohio
29 - Gallipolis, Ohio
30 - Charleston, W. Va.

May

Sunday
2 - Marietta, Ohio
3 - Cambridge, Ohio
4 - Wheeling, W. Va.
5 - Steubenville, Ohio
6 - New Brighton, Pa.
7 - Youngstown, Ohio
Sunday
9 - Cleveland, Ohio
10 - Alliance, Ohio
11 - New Philadelphia, Ohio
12 - Massillon, Ohio
13 - Mansfield, Ohio
14 - Toledo, Ohio
Sunday
16 - Lima, Ohio
17 - Dayton, Ohio
18 - Richmond, Ind.
19 - Anderson, Ind.
20 - Marion, Ind.
21 - Indianapolis, Ind.
Sunday
23-28 - Chicago, Ill.
(Loomis and Harrison Sts.)
Sunday
30 - Janesville, Wis.
31 - Madison, Wis.

June

1 - Milwaukee, Wis.
2 - Sheboygan, Wis.
3 - Green Bay, Wis.
4 - Marinette, Wis.
Sunday
6 - Marshfield, Wis.
7 - Eau Claire, Wis.
8 - Stillwater, Minn.
9 - Winona, Minn.
10 - La Crosse, Wis.
11 - Albert Lea, Minn.
Sunday
13 - Minneapolis, Minn.
14 - St. Paul, Minn.
15 - St. Cloud, Minn.
16 - Fergus Falls, Minn.
17 - Fargo, N. D.
18 - Grand Forks, N. D.
Sunday
20 - Wilmar, Minn.
21 - Marshall, Minn.
22 - Sioux Falls, S. D.
23 - Yankton, S. D.
24 - Sioux City, Iowa
(Blowdown at 9 p. m.)
25 - Manning, Iowa
(Afternoon only; to make repairs)
Sunday
27 - Omaha, Nebr.
28 - Nebraska City, Nebr.
29 - Lincoln, Nebr.
30 - Council Bluffs, Iowa

July

1 - Perry, Iowa
2 - Ft. Dodge, Iowa
Sunday
4 - Des Moines, Iowa (3 shows)
5 - Oskaloosa, Iowa
6 - Marshalltown, Iowa
7 - Mason City, Iowa
8 - Iowa Falls, Iowa
9 - Waterloo, Iowa
Sunday
11 - Cedar Rapids, Iowa
12 - Muscatine, Iowa
13 - Washington, Iowa
14 - Fairfield, Iowa
15 - Centerville, Iowa
16 - Trenton, Mo.
Sunday
18 - Kansas City, Mo.
19 - Lawrence, Kans.
20 - Chanute, Kans.
21 - Pittsburg, Kans.
22 - Parsons, Kans.
23 - Coffeyville, Kans.
Sunday
25 - Wichita, Kans.
26 - Harper, Kans.
27 - Arkansas City, Kans.
28 - Guthrie, O. T.
29 - Oklahoma City, O. T.
30 - Ardmore, I. T.
Sunday

August

1 - Wellington, Kans.
2 - Eldorado, Kans.
3 - Klingman, Kans.
4 - Hutchinson, Kans.
5 - Great Bend, Kans.
6 - Lyons, Kans.
Sunday
S - McPherson, Kans.
9 - Salina, Kans.
10 - Ellsworth, Kans.

      August

11 - Abilene, Kans.
12 - Beloit, Kans.
13 - Washington, Kans.
Sunday
15 - Osborne, Kans.
16 - Concordia, Kans.
17 - Manhattan, Kans.
18 - Holton, Kans. (Afternoon only)
19 - Fairbury, Nebr.
20 - Seneca, Kans.
Sunday
22 - Marysville, Kans.
23 - Edgar, Nebr.
24 - Hastings, Nebr.
25 - Friend, Nebr.
26 - Tecumseh, Nebr.
27 - Falls City, Nebr.
Sunday
29 - Maryville, Mo.
30 - Pattonsburg, Mo.
31 - Salisbury, Mo.

September

1 - Kirksville, Mo. (Night cancelled; rain)
2 - Quincy, Ill.
3 - Mt. Sterling, Ill.
Sunday
5 - Springfield, Ill.
6 - Decatur, Ill.
7 - Attica, Ind.
8 - Logansport, Ind.
9 - Columbus City, Ind.
10 - Auburn, Ind.
Sunday
12 - Wauseon, Ohio
13 - Ottawa, Ohio
14 - Troy, Ohio
15 - Springfield, Ohio
16 - Bellefontaine, Ohio
17 - Kenton, Ohio
Sunday
19 - Findlay, Ohio
20 - Tiffin, Ohio
21 - Mt. Vernon, Ohio
22 - Zanesville, Ohio
23 - Circleville, Ohio
24 - Portsmouth, Ohio
Sunday
26 - Bluefield, Va.
27 - Roanoke, Va.
28 - Lynchburg, Va.
29 - Farmville, Va. (Afternoon only)
30 - Norfolk, Va.

October

1 - Petersburg, Va.
Sunday
3 - Newport News, Va.
4 - Richmond, Va.
5 - Charlottesville, Va.
6 - Staunton, Va.
7 - Harrisonburg. Va.
8 - Lexington, Va. (Afternoon only)
Sunday
10 - Ashland, Ky.
11 - Winchester, Ky.
12 - Lexington, Ky.
13 - Louisville, Ky.
14 - Lebanon, Ky.
15 - Bowling Green, Ky.
Sunday
17 - Madisonville, Ky.
18 - Clarksville, Tenn.
19 - Nashville, Tenn.
20 - Columbia, Tenn.
21 - Fayetteville, Tenn.
22 - Huntsville, Ala.
Sunday
24 - Chattanooga, Tenn.
25 - Knoxville, Tenn.
26 - Johnson City, Tenn. (Afternoon only)
27 - Asheville. N. C.
28 - Statesville. N. C.
29 - Greensboro, N. C.
Sunday
31 - Raleigh, N. C.

November

1 - Rockingham, N. C.
2 - Charlotte, N. C.
3 - Spartanburg, S. C.
4 - Greenville, S. C.
5 - Anderson, S. C.
Sunday
7 - Augusta, Ga.
8 - Athens, Ga.
9 - Atlanta, Ga.
10 - Macon, Ga.
11 - Columbus, Ga.
12 - Albany, Ga.
Sunday
14 - Jacksonville, Fla.
15 - Waycross, Ga.
16 - Savannah, Ga.
17 - Charleston, S. C.
18 - Columbia, S. C.
19 - Rock Hill, S. C.
Sunday
21 - Salisbury, N. C.
22 - Durham, N. C.
23 - Winston, N. C.
24 - Danville, Va.
End of season, Winter Quarters: Columbus, Ohio

Source: Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey 1947 Route Book.

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The Great Adam Forepaugh Show 1899

Official Tour, Season 1899. James A. Bailey, W. W. Cole, Lewis Sells, Peter Sells, proprietors.
April

18-29 - New York
(Madison Square Garden) (Night opening)
Sunday

May

1-6 - Brooklyn, N. Y.
(Broadway and Halsey St.)
Sunday
8-13 - Philadelphia, Pa.
(29th St. and Columbia Ave.)
Sunday
15 - Harrisburg. Pa.
16 - Lancaster, Pa.
17 - Wilmington, Del.
18 - Trenton, N. J.
19 - Newark, N. J.
20 - Jersey City, N. J.
Sunday
22 - Paterson, N. J.
23 - Newburgh, N. Y.
24 - Kingston, N. Y.
25 - Albany, N. Y.
26 - Troy, N. Y.
27 - North Adams, Mass.
Sunday
29 - Pittsfield, Mass.
30 - Springfield, Mass.
31 - Worcester, Mass.

June

1 - Providence, R. I.
2 - Lowell, Mass.
3 - Lynn, Mass.
Sunday
5 - Portsmouth, N. H.
6 - Portland, Maine
7 - Augusta, Maine
8 - Bangor, Maine
9 - Waterville, Maine
10 - Lewiston, Maine
Sunday
12 - Lancaster, N. H.
13 - St. Johnsbury, Vt.
14 - Montpelier, Vt.
15 - Burlington, Vt.
16 - Rutland, Vt.
17 - Glens Falls, N. Y.
Sunday
19-20 - Montreal, Que.
21 - Ottawa, Out.
22 - Kingston, Ont.
23 - Belleville, Ont.

24 - Peterborough, Ont. Sunday
26 - Toronto, Ont.
27 - Hamilton, Ont.
28 - Brantford, Ont.
29 - London, Ont.
30 - Chatham, Ont.

July

1 - St. Thomas, Ont.
Sunday
3 - Niagara Falls, N. Y.
4 - Bradford, Pa.
5 - Jamestown, N. Y.
6 - Erie, Pa.
7 - New Castle, Pa.
8 - McKeesport, Pa.
Sunday
10-11 - Pittsburgh, Pa.
12 - Johnstown, Pa.
13 - Connellsville, Pa.
14 - Washington, Pa.
15 - Wheeling. W. Va.
Sunday
17 - Columbus, Ohio
18 - Greenville, Ohio
19 - Indianapolis, Ind.
20 - Terre Haute, Ind.
21 - Danville, Ill.
22 - Logansport, Ind.
Sunday
24 - Detroit, Mich.
25 - Flint, Mich.
26 - Owosso, Mich.
27 - Saginaw, Mich.
28 - East Tawas, Mich.
29 - Alpena, Mich.
Sunday
31 - Cheboygan, Mich.

August

1 - Petoskey, Mich.
2 - Traverse City, Mich.
3 - Manistee, Mich.
4 - Cadillac, Mich.
5 - Alma, Mich.
Sunday
7 - Pontiac, Mich.
8 - Ionia, Mich.
9 - Grand Rapids, Mich.
10 - Kalamazoo, Mich.
11 - Benton Harbor, Mich.
(Night cancelled; wind)

      August

12 - South Bend, Ind.
Sunday
14 - Lincoln, Ill.
15 - Jacksonville, Ill.
16 - Louisiana, Mo.
17 - Fulton, Mo.
18 - Mexico, Mo.
19 - Marshall, Mo.
Sunday
21 - Kansas City, Mo.
22 - Paola, Kans.
23 - Warrensburg, Mo.
24 - Sedalia, Mo.
25 - Clinton, Mo.
26 - Ft. Scott, Kans.
Sunday
28 - Joplin, Mo.
29 - Springfield, Mo.
30 - Pierce City, Mo.
31 - Vinita, I. T.

September

1 - Chandler, O. T.
2 -Oklahoma City, O. T.
Sunday
4 - Shawnee, O. T.
5 - El Reno. O. T.
6 - Enid, I. T.
7 - Wichita. Kans.
8 - Winfield, Kans.
9 - Perry, I. T.
Sunday
11 - Newton, Kans.
12 - Emporia, Kans.
13 - Topeka, Kans.
14 - Clay Center, Kans.
15 - Belleville, Kans.
16 - Beatrice, Nebr.
Sunday
18 - St. Joseph, Mo.
19 - Chillicothe, Mo.
20 - Carrollton, Mo.
21 - Columbia, Mo.
22 - Macon, Mo.
23 - Ottumwa, Iowa
Sunday
25 - Mt. Pleasant, Iowa
26 - Galesburg, Ill.
27 - Mendota, Ill.
28 - Clinton, Ill.
29 - Havana, Ill.
30 - Champaign. Ill.

October

Sunday
2 - Kankakee, Ill.
3 - Mattoon, Ill.
4 - Greencastle, Ind.
5 - Bloomington, Ind.
6 - Bedford, Ind.
7 - Salem, Ind.
Sunday
9-10 - Cincinnati, Ohio
11 - Lexington, Ky.
12 - Frankfort, Ky.
13 - Paris, Ky.
14 - Falmouth, Ky.
Sunday
16 - Richmond, Ky.
17 - Stanford, Ky.
18 - Somerset, Ky.
19 - Harrodsburg, Ky.
20 - Lawrenceburg, Ky.
21 - Shelbyville, Ky.
Sunday
23 - Louisville, Ky.
24 - Elizabethtown, Ky.
25 - Hopkinsville, Ky.
26 - Maysfield, Ky.
27 - Dyersburg, Tenn.
28-30 - Memphis, Tenn.* (No Sunday shows)
31 - Russellville, Ark. (Cancelled for travel)

November

1 - Ft. Smith, Ark.
2 - Muskogee, I. T.
3 - South McAlester, I. T.
4 - Denison, Texas (Cancelled because of smallpox)
Sunday
6 - Dallas, Texas
7 - Paris, Texas
8 - Terrell, Texas
9 - Ft. Worth, Texas
10 - Cleburne, Texas
11 - Temple, Texas
Sunday
13 - Galveston, Texas
14 - Houston, Texas
15 - Beaumont, Texas
16 - Lake Charles, La.
17 - Opelousas, La.
18 - Alexandria, La.
End of season, Winter Quarters: Columbus. Ohio

* Little Rock was scheduled for Monday, Oct. 30, but was cancelled because of a quarantine established in that city against smallpox. Show remained in Memphis for Monday performances and moved directly to Ft. Smith, omitting Russellville.

Source: Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey 1947 Route Book.

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