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IMAGE number
BL5934226
Title
Portrait of Dorothy Lawrence, from 'Sapper Dorothy Lawrence. The Only English Woman Soldier Late Royal Engineers, 1th Division 179th Tunnelling Company B. E. F.', published 1919 (b/w photo)
Artist
English Photographer, (20th century) / English
Description
Dorothy Lawrence (1896-1964) was an English journalist, who posed as an infantryman in order to report from the front line during World War I.
Location
British Library, London, UK
Medium
Photographie noir et blanc
Date
1919 (C20th)
Credit
© British Library Board. All Rights Reserved / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
  • WWI
  • World War One
  • costume
  • disguise
  • disguised
  • dorothy lawrence
  • female
  • first world war
  • full length
  • infantryman
  • journalist
  • portrait
  • sapper
  • soldier
  • uniform
  • uniformed
  • woman
  • ww1

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