Finding aid to the Stuart Szidak photographs, 1981-1985, undated Coll2012-024
ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California
909 West Adams Boulevard
Los Angeles, California 90007
Language of Material: English
Contributing Institution: ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California
Title: Stuart Szidak photographs
Identifier/Call Number: Coll2012-024
Physical Description: 127 photographs. Color photographic prints
Date (inclusive): 1981-1985, undated
Abstract: The photographs consist of images of friends gathering at homes and on the beach, of a Los Angeles Christopher Street West pride parade, and of Radical Faeries gatherings, 1981-1985, undated.
Although the photographs are believed to have come from one photograph album, the images of the Christopher Street West pride parade and of friends gathering are of a less certain identification with Stuart Szidak.
Photographs may have come to the International Gay & Lesbian Archives in 1991 after the passing of Stuart Szidak.
The name Stuart Szidak derives from a name on the back of one of the photographs (a group shot) with a request for more copies. A letter in the collection addressed to "Stu" from "David" adds to the evidence that the materials were once the possession of Stuart Szidak.
Stuart Szidak photographs, Coll2012-024, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, Los Angeles, California
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Subjects and Indexing Terms
Radical Faeries (New Age movement)
Gay pride parades -- California -- Los Angeles
Gay community -- California -- Los Angeles