Sells Brothers Home

| October 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

A special crypt within the GreenLawn Abbey holds the remains of the members of the Lewis Sells family­ who were residents of the Short North and owners of the Sells Brothers Circus. At the end of the 19th century, theirs was the 2nd largest traveling circus in the country. Learn about the Sells Brothers themselves – how they created the circus, and the details of a scandal unraveled their empire.

From Columbus Neighborhoods: Short North

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Jackie Shafer is the Producer of Broad & High. When she’s not exploring all the fabulous arts and culture Columbus has to offer, she’s choreographing very complicated and physically impossible roller-skating routines in her head.