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Les chirurgiens ont cultivé un nez sur le front d'un jeune homme!

Les chirurgiens ont cultivé un nez sur le front d'un jeune homme!

The Dutch Giant    Here is an old postcard from my collection featuring Cannon, "The Dutch Giant," who weighed in at more than 700 pounds by the time this photograph was taken. Due to his size, he was able to earn a living as a sideshow attraction in traveling carnivals and circuses.

The Dutch Giant Here is an old postcard from my collection featuring Cannon, "The Dutch Giant," who weighed in at more than 700 pounds by the time this photograph was taken. Due to his size, he was able to earn a living as a sideshow attraction in traveling carnivals and circuses.

there's a cat in his beard.  amazing.  Louis Coulon, his 11 Foot Beard and Cat. France, 1904.

there's a cat in his beard. amazing. Louis Coulon, his 11 Foot Beard and Cat. France, 1904.

Schlitze Surtees a.k.a Schlitze the Pinhead, Maggie: Last of the Aztecs suffered from microcephaly and moderate mental retardation.

Schlitze Surtees a.k.a Schlitze the Pinhead, Maggie: Last of the Aztecs suffered from microcephaly and moderate mental retardation.

7' 7.5" giantess Sandy Allen with diminutive  Hihaly Mezaros. Ringling Brothers Barnum & Bailey Circus, Indianapolis, 17 september 1975.

7' 7.5" giantess Sandy Allen with diminutive Hihaly Mezaros. Ringling Brothers Barnum & Bailey Circus, Indianapolis, 17 september 1975.

Rosa & Josefa Blazek (Jan. 20th, 1878-March 30th, 1922).  Rosa and Josefa hailed from Bohemia and were joined at the posterior.  Since they shared a vertabra, a separation was out of the question.  In 1909, Rosa shocked the world by announcing she was pregnant.  She had a son and named him Franz, but it is now believed that Franz was adopted and that this was a cleverly timed publicity stunt.  The sisters died within minutes of each other in 1922.

Rosa & Josefa Blazek (Jan. 20th, 1878-March 30th, 1922). Rosa and Josefa hailed from Bohemia and were joined at the posterior. Since they shared a vertabra, a separation was out of the question. In 1909, Rosa shocked the world by announcing she was pregnant. She had a son and named him Franz, but it is now believed that Franz was adopted and that this was a cleverly timed publicity stunt. The sisters died within minutes of each other in 1922.

Martha Morris   Armless Wonder  Born in the early 1900's Morris was born without arms. She also had a leg deformity that prevented her from walking. She was able to write as well as type with her feet. She appeared in Tod Browning's Freaks   (Picture Postcard)

Martha Morris Armless Wonder Born in the early 1900's Morris was born without arms. She also had a leg deformity that prevented her from walking. She was able to write as well as type with her feet. She appeared in Tod Browning's Freaks (Picture Postcard)

Original c.1890 cabinet card photo of The Tocci Brothers, Italian born conjoined twins. Here they are shown in a photo studio with their brother.

Rare Cabinet Card of Victorian Siamese Twins / Circus and Sideshow Freaks

Original c.1890 cabinet card photo of The Tocci Brothers, Italian born conjoined twins. Here they are shown in a photo studio with their brother.

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