Genl Tom Thumb & Wife, Com. Nutt & Minnie Warren at their marriage at Grace Church, N.Y., Feb. 10, 1863 by Currier & Ives

Description (Brief):

Color print, central image depicts General Tom Thumb and his bride, Lavinia Warren, flanked by Commodore Nutt and Minnie Warren, at their marriage at Grace Church, N.Y., Feb. 10, 1863. This image is surrounded by small views of the midgets in a variety of costumes and roles with the largest of them being a view beneath the central image of a coach and horses labeled "Splendid Equipage of Genl. Tom Thumb & Suite, Cost over $2000."

Date Made: 1863

Depicted: Thumb, TomWarren, LaviniaWarren, MinnieNutt, Commodore George Washington MorrisonMaker: Currier & Ives

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York, New York City

Subject: ArchitectureChronology: 1860-1869MarriageHorsesUniforms, MilitaryFurnishingsEntertainment, generalMusicWeddingsRelated Event: Wedding of General Tom Thumb and The Little Queen of Beauty


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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.60.3492Catalog Number: 60.3492

Object Name: lithographObject Type: Lithograph

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: image: 10 1/2 in x 13 in; 26.67 cm x 33.02 cm


Record Id: nmah_325718

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