An elegant carriage in central park circa 1900. The ringmaster languidly smokes his pipe while waiting for the lord and lady to return.

Central Park, New York - circa 1900 from the anonymous photograph collection of Robert Flynn Johnson

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Cloth Fair, next to Smithfield Market. You can see more pictures from the Society for Photographing Relics of Old London in The Ghosts of Old London and In Search of Relics of Old London.