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Close-Up of Christine Jorgensen Upon Arrival at New York Idlewild Airport

Item Information

Title:
Close-Up of Christine Jorgensen Upon Arrival at New York Idlewild Airport
Description:
A close-up photograph taken of Christine Jorgensen by the AP after her return to the United States at the New York Idlewild Airport (now JFK International Airport) in 1953 and was published by the AP.
Creator:
The Associated Press
Date:
February 12, 1953
Format:
Photographs
Location:
Transas City
Collection (local):
Christine Jorgensen Collection
Subjects:
gender realignment surgery
photography
transgender people
Christine Jorgensen
Places:
John F. Kennedy International Airport
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Publisher:
Associated Press
Language:
English