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JeanSchur, 83, who was recently named to the (Credit: Heather Walsh)

JeanSchur, 83, who was recently named to the Burlesque Hall of Fame, performed on the burlesque circuit from 1950 to 1963 in the United States and Canada. (June 23, 2013)

Jean Schur

Jean Schur, a burlesque dancer from the 1950s and '60s with the stage name Jean Idelle

JeanSchur, 83, who was recently named to the
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JeanSchur, 83, who was recently named to the Burlesque Hall of Fame, performed on the burlesque circuit from 1950 to 1963 in the United States and Canada. (June 23, 2013)

Jean Schur as a burlesque dancer in the
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Jean Schur as a burlesque dancer in the 1950s.

Jean Schur as Jean Idelle in the 1950s.
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Jean Schur as Jean Idelle in the 1950s.

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Jean Schur, 83, a living legend of the
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Jean Schur, 83, a living legend of the art of burlesque who performed on the burlesque circuit in the 1950s and to 1960s, in the United States and Canada, in her home in Coram among her photographs. (June 23, 2013)

Jean Schur's performance last year at the Burlesque
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Jean Schur's performance last year at the Burlesque Hall of Fame in Las Vegas.

Jean Schur with her sons, Keith and Lamont
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Jean Schur with her sons, Keith and Lamont Holliday in Las Vegas.

Jean Schur at
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Jean Schur at "Sepia Seduction," a NYC benefit to send her to the Burlesque Hall Of Fame this year. Although funds were raised, she was unable to attend. (March 13, 2013)

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