Emery Reiff photographs

Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Historical Society
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Historical Society
657 Mission Street, #300
San Francisco, California 94105
(415) 777-5455
reference@glbthistory.org
http://www.glbthistory.org/
2013


Descriptive Summary

Title: Emery Reiff photographs
Dates: 1975-1978
Collection Number: 1991-30
Creator/Collector:
Extent: 1.1 linear feet (1 carton, 2 oversize folders)
Repository: Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Historical Society
San Francisco, California 94105
Abstract: The Emery Reiff collection contains slides, prints, negatives and contact sheets of his photographs. The vast majority document the early years of the Community Softball league (CSL), but there are also images of friends, a production of the "Wizard of Oz," tricycle races, Halloween, the Golden Awards and Everetts Bar. Included are images of games, team portraits, candid and posed shots of individual players and owners, and some post-game social scenes.
Language of Material: English

Access

The collection is open for research. Funding for processing this collection was provided by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the GLBT Historical Society.

Preferred Citation

Emery Reiff photographs. Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Historical Society

Acquisition Information

Gift of Emery Reiff on November 13, 1991.

Scope and Content of Collection

The Emery Reiff collection contains slides, prints, negatives and contact sheets of his photographs. The vast majority document the early years of the Community Softball league (CSL), but there are also images of friends, a production of the "Wizard of Oz," tricycle races, Halloween, the Golden Awards and Everetts Bar. Included are images of games, team portraits, candid and posed shots of individual players and owners, and some post-game social scenes. The collection also includes a CSL scrapbook, biographical information about Reiff and his recollections of the League's early history (from 1999), materials related to several of his photo exhibits, news clippings of his published photos and some publicity materials.

Indexing Terms

Gays and sports.
Softball.
Photography--California--San Francisco.

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