The Midway, The Circus, and The Wild West: Supplemental Readings
Kasson, Joy S., Buffalo Bill’s Wild West: Celebrity, Memory, and Popular History (New York : Hill and Wang), 2000.
McMurtry, Larry,The Colonel and Little Missie: Buffalo Bill, Annie Oakley, and the beginnings of superstardom in America (New York : Simon & Schuster), 2005
McNenly, Linda Scarangella, Native Performers in Wild West Shows, (Norman :University of Oklahoma Press), 2012.
Moses, L.C. Wild West Shows and the Images of American Indians, 1883-1933,(Albuquerque :University of New Mexico Press), 1996
Reddin, Paul, Wild West Shows,(Chicago : University of Illinois Press), 1999.
Hammarstrom, David Lewis, Big Top Boss: John Ringling North and the Circus,(Champaign : University of Illinois Press), 1992.
Daly, Micahel, Topsy : The Startling Story of the Crooked Tailed Elephant, P.T. Barnum, and the American Wizard, Thomas Edison, (New York : Atlantic Monthly Press), 2013