Print Resources

Neil Richards Collection Finding Aid

Electronic Resources

Julian Eltinge Photo Gallery

A Brief History of Sheet Music

British Music Hall

Drag Shows: Drag Kings and Male Impersonators

The Dumbells

Female Impersonators and Sheet Music

It’s Behind You! The Magic of Pantomime

Julian Eltinge Project

Vaudeville: A Dazzling Display of Heterogeneous Splendor

Vesta Tilley

The Vesta Tilley Collection













“A Little bit of powder / A Little bit of paint / Makes a thing of beauty / Of a thing that ain’t.” -- Julian Eltinge


Questions about this exhibit and University of Saskatchewan collections dealing with cross-dressed entertainment should be directed to the University of Saskatchewan Archives.


University of Saskatchewan Archives

301 Main Library

3 Campus Drive

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

S7N 5A4


Contact Information:


Fax: (306) 966-6040

Telephone: (306) 966-6028