Genl Tom Thumb & Wife, Com. Nutt & Minnie Warren

Genl Tom Thumb & Wife, Com. Nutt & Minnie Warren

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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."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lithograph
Object Type
Lithograph
Date made
1863
depicted
Thumb, Tom
Warren, Lavinia
Warren, Minnie
Nutt, Commodore George Washington Morrison
maker
Currier & Ives
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Measurements
image: 10 1/2 in x 13 in; 26.67 cm x 33.02 cm
ID Number
DL.60.3492
catalog number
60.3492
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Architecture
Chronology: 1860-1869
Marriage
Horses
Uniforms, Military
Furnishings
Entertainment, general
Music
Weddings
Wedding of General Tom Thumb and The Little Queen of Beauty
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Clothing & Accessories
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Advertising
Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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