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Extraordinary Living Wonders! ... Broadside
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This broadside, from February 1862, advertises a return trip to Boston of the famed "Aztec Children," Maximo and Bartola. Their first visit, in late fall of 1850, was the cause of much interest and excitement and the beginning of a career that would span four decades.

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