This newspaper helped destroy life of trans man Edward de Lacy Evans

Tom O'Callaghan
By Tom O'Callaghan
March 11 2022 - 6:30pm
Part of a new mural of Edward de Lacy Evans, a trans man hounded by the press (including the Bendigo Advertiser) in 1879. Picture: TOM O'CALLAGHAN

STRIPPED naked in an asylum, against his will, Bendigo man Edward de Lacy Evans' life was about to become one humiliation after another.

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Tom O'Callaghan

Tom O'Callaghan

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