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Old historic photos of camels in America. We hope that you will enjoy your visit here and learn a little about camels in America. Most were seen in zoos, circuses and parades.
We have over a thousand of these old historic photos and postcards that have yet to be restored and posted here. So please check back often to view the latest ones.






 
 
1942 Camels in New York
54 KB New York 1942, Camels are loosely being herded through the streets of New York along 5th ave. and 49th street.
1918 Men Resting With a Camel
63 KB 1918 Circus men taking a break with their camel. Horse and buggy in the back ground.
1908 Camel rides on Venice Beach
94 KB 1908 Cal. Camel Rides on the Venice Beach Midway. The first Snow White Camel in California ?
1906 Camel rides on Venice Beach
71 KB 1906 Cal. Balloon Route Excursion Party having a good time riding a camel on the Venice Beach Midway. Manager Pierce out for a ride.
1908 Shrine Camel Rides
86 KB 1908 Road Island. Holy Moses, The camel of the Shrine, Roger Williams Park, Providence, RI.
1910 William's Park R.I.
86 KB 1910 Road Island. A man leading a Bactrian Camel in front of the Boat House at Roger William's Park, Providence, R.I.
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Ringling Bros. Circus Camels and Wagons.
16 Camels pulling a wagon
55 KB 1911 Lewiston Maine, Sixteen Camels. Twelve Bactrian Camels and four Dromedary camels pulling the Ringling Bros. Egyptan Wagon, with zebras and other animals pulling wagons in the background. Would you like to see a 106 KB (Close-up) ?
16 Camels pulling wagon
93 KB Ringling Bros. 16-Camels pulling the Ringling Bros. circus wagon down the streets of San Diego Calif. with 4 zebras pulling a wagon following them. Would you like to see a 130 KB (Large View) ? How about a 221 KB (X-Large View) ?
16 Camels pulling a wagon
94 KB Team of 16 Bactrian Camels Pulling the Ringling Circus Wagon. This fantastic camel team could be seen pulling the Ringling Circus wagon between 1908 and 1911.
16 Camels pulling a wagon
74 KB Team of eight Bactrian Camels and eight Dromedary camels pulling one of the Ringling Circus Wagons with elephants getting ready in the background. Would you like to see a 283 KB (Close-up) ?
16 Camels pulling a wagon
56 KB Team of 12 Bactrian Camels Pulling the Ringling Circus Wagon around 1913. Would you like to see a (Close-up) ?
Ringling Bros Camels on Parade
64 KB October 1900 Ringling Bros. possibly taken in California, Circus Camels on Parade. The first camel in the photo which is riderless has a large banner draped over it advertising "Piano by the Bartlett Music Co." The awning behind them is printed "1-1-1. Hamburger and _ _s 145"? Would you like to see a (Close-up) ?
Ringling Bros. Camels pulling wagon
81 KB Ringling Bros Circus, sixteen camels pulling the spectacular Egyptian Circus Wagon.
Ringling Bros. Camels pulling wagon
83 KB 1916 Ringling Bros Circus, Eight camel wagon hitch pulling the spectacular Egyptian Circus Wagon.
Ringling Bros. Camels getting ready for show
93 KB Ringling Bros. Getting the camels ready for their world renowned camel wagon hitch.
8 Camels pulling wagon
93 KB Ringling Bros. Down sized their camel hitch team and went to eight Camels pulling the Circus Wagon. As seen in this 1919 photo of them going through town. Would you like to see a (Close-up) of the camels?
8 Harnessed Camels
76 KB 1914 Baraboo, Wis. Ringling Bros Camels pulling in harness turining down a dirt street.
12 Camel pulling wagon
76 KB Aug 15, 1920 Marshalltown, Iowa. 12 Camels pulling the Ringling Bros. Egyptian Cirus Wagon through town.
Ringling Bros Egypt Camel Wagon
71 KB Ringling Bros "Egypt" wagon during 1914-1916 period, with the Electric Bells on the top. This was usually pulled by the camel hitch.
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Willy Hagenbeck Circus Camels and Wagons.
Hagenbeck Bactrian Camels
76 KB Eight Bactrian camels in front of the Hagenbeck Circus tent. Zur Erinnerung an Gross-Raubtierschau und Circus Willy Hagenbeck.
1921 Hagenbeck Wallace Circus bactrian camels
82 KB 1934 Hagenbeck Wallace Circus, Bactrian camels pulling circus wagon.
1921 Hagenbeck Wallace Circus bactrian camels
40 KB 1934 Hagenbeck Wallace Circus, Bactrian camels walking down the road.
1921 John Robison Circus bactrian camels
54 KB 1921 Hagenbeck Wallace Circus, bactrian camels pulling the birdcage wagon with circus tents in background.
1921 John Robison Circus bactrian camels
54 KB 1921 Hagenbeck Wallace Circus, bactrian camels pulling the birdcage wagon.
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48 KB Minonk, Illinois 8-21-1915. Hagenback Wallace Circus, Parade with camels crossing tracks headed west on Fourth street.
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Barnum & Bailey Camels and Wagons.
Barnum and Baily 12 Team Camel Wagon
82 KB Barnum & Bailey Camels, Eight Camels following a circus wagon through town in a parade.
Barnum and Baily Camels
93 KB 1909 Flint Michigan, Barnum and Bailey Circus Parade. Circus performers riding camels through the streets of Flint with lots of town folks watching.
1880 Denver Co. 16th St.
49 KB 1904 Barnum & Bailey, Greatest Show On Earth. Camels lined up getting ready for show.
Barnum and Baily 12 Team Camel Wagon
79 KB 1908 Baraboo, Wis. Barnum and Baily Greatest Show on Earth, 12 camel team pulling wagon.
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Parades and Zoological Park Camels.
Lowville NY Camels are Coming, Circus Day
84 KB The Camels are coming, Circus Day at Lowville NY. Four Camels on Parade with riders on their backs, followed by two Elephants pulling a circus wagon. Would you like to see a (Close-up) of the lead camels ?
Camel Rides in Boston.
52 KB Early 1900's Boston, the circus is in town and giving the people rides. Looks like everybody is out on the streets enjoying it. A mixture of people, blacks and whites mixing together. Says on back in pencil, Camel rides, Boston.
1880 Denver Co. 16th St.
52 KB Denver, Colorado 1880, 16th and Lawrence street.
Camels on Parade.
83 KB Camels on parade. Old camel photo, possibly the Barnum & Bailey camels.
Circus Day
99 KB 1909 Circus Day at Staples, Minn..
Feeding Camels
81 KB 1912 Lexingtion, Minn. Feeding Camels in the Zoological Garden, Lexingtion Park.
Feeding Camels
87 KB 1904 Baltimore, Md. Camel House at Druid Hill Park. People in the park stop to visit with the two Bactrian camels.
1901 Camels at PanAmExpo
63 KB Buffalo, New York 1901, Pan-American Exposition, Camel rides along the shore line.
1901 Camels at PanAmExpo
47 KB Buffalo, New York 1901, Pan-American Exposition, Giving the camels a break and getting them use to the water.
1901 Camels at PanAmExpo
54 KB Buffalo, New York 1901, PanAmExpo, Camel parade.
NY Laddy on Camel
88 KB 1907, New York Zoological Park, Lady on Camel.
1905 coney Island
71 KB Coney Island 1905, Camel Riding.
Loading a camel into hall of a boat
71 KB Okay, in the old days how did they load camels into the ships when bringing them to America.... Give up? Take a look and see. This camel is rigged up with a sling rope and tageline around its neck as it's lowered into the hull of a boat.