Digital Transgender Archive

These issues of Female Mimics magazine were published between 1963 and 1979. They feature photographs and profiles of “female impersonators.” Read more about the history and significance of Female Mimics in an article by Bob Davis and Carol Kleinmaier in a 1995 issue of Ssshhh!: The Newsletter of the National Transgender Library & Archive:

The following institutions have contributed to this collection:

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