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A man in drag, poses wearing delicate attire; curled up on a piece of furniture. Photographic postcard, 191-.

Yours ever Pearl

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

The man in drag, signing as "Pearl", is wearing 'exotic' costume. The feel to her costume and props suggests that this was a concert party act with forces based in the Middle East

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Identifier
g158bh55k
Collection
James Gardiner 20th Century Drag Postcards
Institution
Wellcome Library
Date Issued
1910 to 1919?
Genre
Photographs
Prints
Topic(s)
Female impersonators
Resource Type
Still Image
Analog Format
1 photograph : photoprint ;
Language
English
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