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1868 P.T. Barnum - General Tom Thumb...

Item # 215466

March 03, 1868

WISCONSIN STATE JOURNAL, Madison, March 3, 1868.
* General Tom Thumb advertisement - Phineas T. Barnum museum fire

The front page has a detailed notice for an exhibition and performance by Gen. Tom Thumbs Troupe. Also has: "Heavy Fire In New York Barnums Museum Destroyed" "Also Van Amburghs Menagerie" "Most of Animals Burned Up". Other news of the day includes: "Wisconsin Items" "Laws of Wisconsin" "New Lunatic Asylum" and more. Several interesting advertisements as well. 4 pages in nice condition.

Category: Post-Civil War