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    P. T. Barnum: Photos and Optical Toy. This lot has five items. There are four CDVs: an Eisenmann identified as "Tom Thumb" flanked by two adults, an uncredited card marked on verso "Gen. Tom Thumb & Wife.", an Anthony card of "Commodore Nutt and Miss Minnie Warren" and an Anthony card of "Admiral Dot" (soiled). These are sold together with a mechanical 9" x 8" card with several vignettes of elephants, titled "Jumbo" at the top, with a hand in the center with a moveable index finger, capable of casting shadows on the wall representing an elephant.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2012
    12th Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 10
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