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Advertisement for exhibition featuring "The African Twins" at Egyptian Hall, Piccadilly.
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Advertisement for exhibition featuring "The African Twins" at Egyptian Hall, Piccadilly.
Advertisement for exhibition of Siamese twins Christina and Milly at Egyptian Hall, Piccadilly. The twins were born into slavery in the United States but were freed by proprietor Mr Thompson, who then travelled them round the country before taken them to europe to exhibit them at museums such as Egyptian Hall.
1855
London Metropolitan Archives
Granger Entertainments
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