Hull Fair, Fun for All DVD: The 1950s - Talent: A Hull Man's Tale
Jim Holbrook stood in for the showmen at the Fair for many years. Here he remembers the shows and the tales he told to entice people to enter. Accompanied by photographs of Hull Fair. This resource was created as part of the National Fairground’s project, ‘Hull Fair, fun for all’, funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund in association with Hull City Council (see http://www.hullfair.dept.shef.ac.uk). The resource is the copyright of the National Fairground Archive, University of Sheffield (http://www.nfa.dept.shef.ac.uk/) and has been made available with their permission. Some rights reserved (see terms of licence by clicking on the CC licence logo below).
|Added On:||16 Sep 2009 16:32|
|Creators:||Professor Vanessa Toulmin, National Fairground Archive, Theatre Studies/English, University of Sheffield|
|Tags:||ukoer, oerhist, history, national fairground archive, hull fair, hull, theatre, performance studies, oral history, showmen, shows, haircut, flea circus, snakes, wild west show, cowboy|