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Russian prisoners of war performing a show at a prisoner of war camp in Cottbus, with flower-bed prop. Photographic postcard, 191-.

  • Tharan, Paul
Date:
[between 1910 and 1919?]
Reference:
2043280i
Part of:
The James Gardiner Collection. Photographs.
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Description

Three men in drag pose with a flower-bed prop, in front of a painted scene; one of the men is seated.

Publication/Creation

Cottbus : Paul Tharan. Lager-Photograph, [between 1910 and 1919?]

Physical description

1 photographic postcard ; 8.8 x 13.5 cm

Lettering

Kriegsgef. Lager Cottbus Russ. Theater

Notes

The following description was provided by James Gardiner: "Hefty Russian prisoners of war at Cottbus, not looking exactly happy in their drag."
This work is untitled: the title has been supplied by the cataloguer for identification purposes.

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 2043280i

Languages

  • German

Where to find it

  • Military, naval, and prisoner-of-war camp drag

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