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Terry Gardener in drag. Photograph, 1946.

Date
1946
Reference
2045326i
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The James Gardiner Collection. Photographs.
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Publication/Creation

[Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 1946.

Physical description

1 photographic postcard ; 13.5 x 8.8 cm

Lettering

Terry Gardener

Notes

The following description was provided by James Gardiner: He is wearing a white dress; turning away from the viewer slightly, with dark curly hair. A publicity photograph, signed in ink by Terry Gardener. Terry Gardener and Alan Haynes were two of the original stars of 'We were in the Forces', one of the first touring drag revues which toured the UK successfully from 1944 into the early 1950s. Terry's hair and make-up in this photograph is clearly influenced by the British film star Margaret Lockwood, at the height of her fame in this period
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Reference

Wellcome Library no. 2045326i

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  • Photograph album labelled ‘Drag'

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