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Tom Delaware in character. Photographic postcard by Fielding, 192-.

Tom Delaware "Prince of impersonators"

Download the full-sized image of Tom Delaware in character. Photographic postcard by Fielding, 192-.

Part of James Gardiner Collection: photograph album labelled ‘Drag’.

Tom Delaware in Spanish dancer style character drag. He wears a large black hat and has styled blonde hair; he is dressed in a large ornate dress, posing with one hand on his hip, standing side-on to the viewer. A typical touring act that might have appeared in any one of the eight theatres which existed in Leeds before World War II

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Identifier
w0892b18t
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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