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Title Man Wearing a Dress in Luft's Print Shop
Catalog Number P2006.21.14
Accession number 2006.21
Object Name Negative
Description Original negative and new print of a Man Wearing a Dress in Luft's Print Shop.
Date 1958-1958
People Luft, Alvin Paul
Subjects Small Commercial Enterprises
Printing industry
Stores & shops
Portrait photographs
Cross dressing
Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum
Collection Luft
Catalog date 2006-09-14
Cataloged by Cross, Scott
Medium Photographic Paper/Film
Neg # 28301
Notes Interior view of Luft's Print Shop at 701 Algoma Boulevard in Oshkosh. An unidentified man is standing in front of a magazine rack wearing an old fashioned woman's dress and bonnet. He may be dressed for Halloween, since he also wears a mask on his forehead. Alvin P. Luft ran a small print shop in this building and also sold magazines, soft drinks, candy, office supplies and photo processing. The building was torn down in 1967 or 1968 when the University of Oshkosh expanded.
Orig/copy Original