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Title
Female impersonator parade participant on top of car float
Creator
Sahl, Ted (photographer)
Date Created and/or Issued
1977-1984
Contributing Institution
San José State University, Special Collections and Archives
Collection
Ted Sahl Collection
Rights Information
For more information on copyright or permissions for this image, please contact San Jose State University Special Collections & Archives Department. http://library.sjsu.edu/sjsu-special-collections/sjsu-special-collections-and-archives
Description
The San Francisco Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Pride Celebration, usually known as San Francisco Pride, is a parade and festival held in June each year in San Francisco to celebrate the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered people and their allies. It is one of the most famous and best-attended pride parades in the world. The name of the festival has changed over the years.
Female impersonator parade participant on top of car float. Female impersonator is wearing a tiara and feathers in his hair, elbow length gloves, fishnet stockings and a feather boa. Beside him is a male companion.
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
6.5 X 4.5 in.
Identifier
http://digitalcollections.sjlibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/sjsusahl/id/287
Language
English
Subject
Banners
Female impersonators
Floats (Parades)
Gay rights
Gays
Gay men
Lesbians
Gay activists
Gay communities
Gay culture
Place
San Francisco
California
Source
Ted Sahl Collection
Relation
Series II Box 6 Folder 44

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