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Photo General Tom Thumb with wife Livinia, Commodore Nutt, and Miss Minnie Warren


General Tom Thumb, stage name of Charles S. Stratton (1838-1883), internationally famous through his work for P. T. Barnum. He was married to Livinia Warren in 1863, and received by Abraham Lincoln at the White House afterwards. At the time, he stood two feet nine inches tall. Great carte-de-visite photograph showing Tom Thumb, wife Livinia, and their friends and fellow Barnum performers, "Commodore" Nutt and Minnie Warren. Available through Heritage Collectors' Society

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