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  • Corinne Rivera

    Wow. I keep forgetting that people did that kind of stuff before the 21st century. It hurts my heart. (Weegee, Man arrested for cross-dressing, New York, ca. 1939 #vintage #newyork #furs)

  • Jessie Hart

    .Lest we forget the past...the cops arresting a cross dressing man in New York"

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