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    A Wonderful Cabinet Card of Millie and Christine, Famous Black Co-joined Twins Born slaves in North Carolina in 1851, Millie and Christine toured Europe twice, where they were received by Queen Victoria. They were "exhibited" in this country by the great "humbug" P. T. Barnum. Christine, pictured on the right, was the stronger of the two and could bend over to lift her sister. With photographers imprint at bottom, "Eisenmann," and scalloped edges to card. A lovely study.

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    June, 2005
    22nd-23rd Wednesday-Thursday
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