Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression

Mr. Half-and-Half

Description: 

The Half and Half entertainer, half man and half woman, posed for full-length portrait at Dante's Inferno in Kansas City, Missouri. Mr. Half-and-Half would regularly perform there as a singer, comedian, and impersonator, ca. 1935. Source: Ida Minturn.

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Date: 
1935
Modern Location: 
1104 Independence Avenue
Kansas City, MO
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Call or Box Number, Collection Title: 
KCMA-PC35-0933a
Digital Object Identifier: 
KCMA-PC35-0933a