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Shipwreck’d on the Body Beautiful, or the Tats Dancing Man by Daniel A. Kelin, II
January 17 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
James F. O’Connell, America’s first Tattooed Man, headlined P. T. Barnum’s freak show, proudly displaying his head-to-foot tattoos. Shipwrecked on the Caroline Islands in the first half of the 19th century, O’Connell saved himself from death by performing Irish jigs-and so began the slow process […]