The Tattooed Lady
A HistoryBook - 2014
Explores tattoo origins, women's labor history, circus life and the stories of several women from the late 19th century through the early 20th century who covered their bodies with tattoos and traveled the country, performing nearly nude for all to see. Includes information on Irene Woodward, Nora Hildebrandt, Artoria Gibbons, Betty Broadbent, Jean Furella Carroll, Ethel Martin, Emma de Burgh and others. Also includes some modern performers.
Publisher: Lanham, MD : Taylor Trade Publishing, 2014
Edition: Second edtion
Characteristics: 154 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm