Billie Manders. Photographic postcard, ca. 1918-1920.
- [between 1918 and 1920?]
- Part of:
- The James Gardiner Collection. Photographs.
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About this work
Billie Manders, out of drag, circa 1918-1920.; in profile. Manders was a popular Rhyl-based female impersonator: he and his troupe 'The Quaintesques' were concert party entertainers from the early 1920's right up to World War II. Billie was a performer from a very early age and a a pioneer of 'glamour drag', presenting a less exaggerated female appearance.
Where to find it
Photograph album labelled ‘Drag'
Location Status AccessClosed stores