Photograph: "Bobbie Lake" (1970's)

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Title

Photograph: "Bobbie Lake" (1970's)

Description

Image of Bobbie Lake taken in a dressing room in El Goya Showbar, a prominent Gay bar in Ybor City, Tampa, Florida in the 1970's and 80's.

Bobbie Lake was born in the Havana, Cuba and resides in the Tampa Bay area. Lake's reputation as a drag performer became known through her role as Eva Peron, along with Cinderella, Snow White and other impersonations. She has served as a Show Director and celebrity judge for various pagents across the state and has earned several titles and awards such as: Miss Lakeland (1987), Miss Gay Orlando (1988), Miss Florida F.L. (1991) and others. Lake continues to perform as Drag Entertainer for various venues.

Creator

Unknown

Source

Drag Album

Publisher

Unknown

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

Type

Photograph

Coverage

Tampa

Date Available

6/30/2020

Date Created

Late 1970's

Rights Holder

LGBTQ History Museum of Central Florida

Files

Bobbie_Lake382.jpg

Citation

Unknown, “Photograph: "Bobbie Lake" (1970's),” LGBTQ History Museum of Central Florida - Digital Archive, accessed June 20, 2024, https://floridalgbtqmuseum.omeka.net/items/show/718.

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