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Circus: American Experience - The Circus, Part 2

The Circus, Part 2
See how Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey merged to create a circus of more than 1,100 people and 1,000 animals, only to limp through the Great Depression against competition from radio and movies. In 1956, the big top was pulled down for good.
Tuesday Oct 9th9:00pmWGBY 57/HD
Wednesday Oct 10th1:00amWGBY 57/HD
Thursday Oct 11th3:00amWGBY 57/HD
Sunday Oct 14th3:00pmWGBY 57/HD
Saturday Oct 20th8:00pmWGBY World
Sunday Oct 21st12:00amWGBY World
//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/82yTCl5bC6DIPpMYp7GA2g==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false See how Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey merged to create a circus of more than 1,100 people and 1,000 animals, only to limp through the Great Depression against competition from radio and movies. In 1956, the big top was pulled down for good. /episodes/get/85522 /episode/85522 Circus: American Experience: The Circus, Part 2 /episode-player/85522