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Pierce, Charles

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1926 - 1999

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Ralph W. Judd collection on Cross-Dressing in the Performing Arts

 Collection
Identifier: Coll2007-020
Abstract Materials collected by Ralph Judd relating to the history of cross-dressing in the performing arts. The collection is focused on popular music and vaudeville from the 1890s through the 1930s, and on film and television: it contains few materials on musical theater, non-musical theater, ballet, opera, or contemporary popular music. The materials consist primarily of sheet music, 1848-1988 (bulk circa 1895-1940), and studio publicity stills of motion pictures, 1900-1996, and of television...
Dates: 1848-circa 2000

Charles Pierce Photographs, Papers, Costumes, and Memorabilia

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Coll2008-019
Abstract

Photographs, clippings, programs, correspondence, lyrics, music, costumes with accessories, audio and video recordings, and souvenirs from the life and performances of Charles Pierce (1926-1999), impressionist and comedian, one of the foremost American female impersonators of the second half of the 20th century. The bulk of materials date from 1970-1990.

Dates: 1850 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1990

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Subject
Costumes and clothes 1
Cross dressing 1
Female impersonators 1
Female impersonators -- United States 1
Film stills 1