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Put on your red dress mama [graphic].
BANC PIC 2010.027--fALB
Collection Overview

Title:

Put on your red dress mama

Creator/Contributor:

Tuckett, Nan., creator

Abstract:

Photographs depict several drag queens dressing for and posing at a red dress party in San Francisco. Photographs and captions place a humorous emphasis on women's clothing and feminine behavior.

Date:

1988 (issued)

Subject:

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Female impersonators -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs
Cross-dressers -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs
Cross-dressing -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs
Gays -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs
Parties -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs
Dresses -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs
Women's clothing -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs
Femininity -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs

Note:

Inscribed on inside front cover: The Red Dress Party, San Francisco, 1988. Nan Tuckett.
Title taken from print on front cover (signed by Charles). Front cover also decorated with red lipstick marks and ms phrase in ink: "it really wasn't my shade".
All photographs captioned in ms. on album leaves.

Type:

graphic
Photograph albums.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
1 album (39 photographic prints) : color ; 31 x 23 cm

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2010.027--fALB

Origin:

California