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Roy and Gus, two music-hall actors, one in drag, converse across a bench. Photographic postcard by Greenfield Bros, 192-.

To Teddy, all the best from yours sincerely Roy & Gus

Download the full-sized image of Roy and Gus, two music-hall actors, one in drag, converse across a bench. Photographic postcard by Greenfield Bros, 192-.

The man in drag is offering a smartly dressed man a flower, while sitting on the small bench, in front of a plain background. 'Roy & Gus', unidentified performers photographed by Greenfield Bros., Smethwick. Both men are wearing very high quality costumes. Almost certainly professional music-hall performers, early 1920s

Part of James Gardiner Collection: photographs of military, naval, and prisoner-of-war camp drag.

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Identifier
12579s505
Collection
James Gardiner 20th Century Drag Postcards
Institution
Wellcome Library
Date Issued
1920 to 1929
Genre
Photographs
Prints
Topic(s)
Female impersonators
Resource Type
Still Image
Analog Format
1 photograph : photoprint ;
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