American Carnival: Barnum Project P.T. Barnum, reimagined by an honors first-year seminar at Worcester State University

December 4, 2014  

Follow young Barnum as he discovers Ivy Island.

December 4, 2014  

Listen to an anecdote from Barnum's young life highlighting both his showmanship and his humbug! Phineas Barnum, a young store clerk, makes a rash decision with a peddler, and as a result has to work his way out of a tight bind.

December 4, 2014  

Listen to the unbelievable and tragic life of the original Siamese twins, Chang and Eng, and their adventures touring with the infamous P. T. Barnum.

December 4, 2014  

Liar, Liar, Robes on Fire. Barnum doesn't stand for anyone's lies, even a minister's.

December 4, 2014  

This episode is about the Joyce Heth hoax, which made P. T. Barnum famous in the entertainment industry.

December 4, 2014  

New York juggler Signor Antonio, Professor of Equilibrium and Place Dancing, is recruited by the infamous P. T. Barnum. Changing the man's name to Vivalla to sound more ethnic, Barnum hypes the once-nobody to stardom.

December 4, 2014  

Barnum's American Museum, once located on the corner of Anne and Broadway in New York City, was a major point of American pop culture in the mid-1800s; step in to see the build up and opening of one of Barnum's greatest triumphs!

December 4, 2014  

Genuine Mermaid for Lease -- Profit Guaranteed.

December 4, 2014  

Barnum exhibits General Tom Thumb, fresh out of England. 11 years old and only 25 inches high!

December 4, 2014  

Come get excited to experience the Great Buffalo Show... or Great Buffalo Hoax!

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