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Tuesday, July 14, 2009

Ladies and Gents With and Without False Moustaches

Circa 1890. "Frances Benjamin Johnston (right), full-length self-portrait dressed as a man with false mustache," posed with two similarly cross-dressing friends. The "lady" is a gent identified in a few other FBJ photos as the illustrator Mills Thompson. Albumen print by Frances Benjamin Johnston.

link: Reverso: 1890 | Shorpy Photo Archive


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