: This photograph is identified as an "Uncle Tom Parade," which refers to a traveling show popular during this time period that featured a "double feature" type performance with dramatizations of Harriet Beecher Stowe's "Uncle Tom's Cabin" as well as a more traditional circus show. This picture was likely taken only a few years after Stowe's death in 1896.
Image if from a collection of glass plate negatives of various Trumbull County and northeastern Ohio scenes, places, people and events taken by John E. Pickering and Edward D. Pickering from the 1880s to the 1910s. View on Ohio Memory.
: AL08474 Subjects
: Cultural Ohio; Parades & processions; Circus; Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896 Places
: Warren (Ohio); Trumbull County (Ohio)