Two Marines and a young sailor sitting together on board ship. Photographic postcard, 192-.
- [between 1920 and 1929?]
- Part of:
- The James Gardiner Collection. Photographs.
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About this work
Two Marines and a young sailor on board an unidentified ship, ca. 1920s. The inscription on the verso "Looks a bit queer. Amongst two big marines ...", suggests that the general population was aware of homosexuality at the beginning of the twentieth century, although it was still a subject deemed too shocking to be mentioned in polite society and the press
Where to find it
Romantic fantasy and comic postcards
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