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P.T. Barnum, Opera, and Fame

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[September 1, 2020]  Showman, huckster, and circus businessman P.T. Barnum is famous for being part of America’s entertainment industry.  He is a legend now, more than 150 years after his exploits.  Yet, deviating from his traditional methods of entertainment, in 1850, Mr. Barnum brought the greatest opera performer in the world from Europe to the United States.  This… Read More »