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Human Exhibition Tom Thumb

1857

Human Exhibition

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    General Tom Thumb was an extraordinary talent in Victorian show-business, advertised as being only 25 inches high. His act included singing, dancing and impersonating Napoleon. He was so popular, he even attracted royalty to his shows.  He married the dwarf performer Lavinia Warren in 1863 and together they toured America and became an extremely wealthy celebrity couple.

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