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A French prisoner of war posing in drag at a prisoner of war camp in Cottbus. Photographic postcard by P. Tharan, 191-.

Aus dem Gefangenenlager Cottbus. Französisches Theater.

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A man in drag poses standing by a table with a vase of flowers. The drag is in the high fashion of 1912: harem pants as influenced by the Russian Ballet and a wide brimmed feather trimmed hat. The elaborate salon backdrop is set directly on to the bare earth

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

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Identifier
xw42n820t
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 ;
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