Photograph: "Page King" (1997)

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Title

Photograph: "Page King" (1997)

Description

Digital image of Page King by Loc Robertson and was taken at Southern Nights, Orlando. On the image there's a handwritten note stating " Ms. P, Thank you for everything. Love Page" along with King's telephone number. Loc Robertson stated that King was "one of the first girls I ever took photos of".

Page King was born in Nov. 28, 1962 and is a drag performer that has lived throughout the United States until moving to Portland, Oregon. King’s career has made a mark within Central Florida’s drag culture through performances, working as a cast for Southern Nights and for Ritzy Rags, store of Leigh Shannon. King has also appeared on local films with Leigh Shannon such as “My Fair Lidy” and has also appeared on the Leigh Shannon’s Cabaret Dinner Show. Loc Robertson comments during the oral history interview pertaining to the collection of “Men in Heels” calendar, that he had a special relationship with King as he considers her the first performer to accept him as a real photographer; adding that King was responsible for his career.

Creator

Loc Robertson

Source

Drag Album

Publisher

Loc Robertson Photography

Date


Contributor

Rodriguez, Alexis

Rights

"Images may be used for educational purposes only.
Image credit: Image courtesy of LGBTQ History Museum of Central Florida.
For all other purposes please email: floridalgbtqmuseum@gmail.com"

Format

image/jpeg

Language

English

Type

Photograph

Coverage

Orlando

Date Available

7/4/2020

Date Created

1997

Rights Holder

LGBTQ History Museum of Central Florida

Files

Page_King381.jpg

Citation

Loc Robertson , “Photograph: "Page King" (1997),” LGBTQ History Museum of Central Florida - Digital Archive, accessed June 20, 2024, https://floridalgbtqmuseum.omeka.net/items/show/703.

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