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300 years of New York tattoos: From Native Americans to beauty queens

Publisher: 
BBC
Date: 
February 10, 2017
"Tattoos stand as indelible marks of empowerment," says Cristian Petru Panaite, assistant curator of Exhibitions at the New York Historical Society. The historical society's latest exhibit looks at 300 years of New York tattoos, including ink on Native Americans, sailors and beauty queens. Read more…
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