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


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