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Finding aid of the Matthew and Buddy of Glendale Photograph Albums
Coll2009-009  
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Table of contents What's This?
  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Processing Information
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Matthew and Buddy of Glendale photograph albums
    Dates: 1934-1993
    Collection number: Coll2009-009
    Creator: Schmidt, Matthew J., 1918-2007
    Creator: Antunes, Albert
    Collection Size: 4.0 linear feet (3 archive boxes and 1 oversize box).
    Repository: ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives.
    Los Angeles, California 90007
    Abstract: The bulk of the collection consists of the photograph albums of Matthew Schmidt and Albert Antunes (pseudonyms: Matthew and Buddy of Glendale). The early albums document the Los Angeles non-bar gay scene from the mid-1960s to mid-1970s, and contain many photographs of the elaborate costume parties the couple threw at their home. The later albums document the couple's extensive world travels. The collection also includes a small amount of printed and manuscript materials, including a 1934 letter to Matthew Schmidt from Mae West.
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

    Access

    The collection is open to researchers. There are no access restrictions.

    Publication Rights

    Researchers wishing to publish materials must obtain permission in writing from ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives as the physical owner. Researchers must also obtain clearance from the holder(s) of any copyrights in the materials. Note that ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives can grant copyright clearance only for those materials for which we hold the copyright. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain copyright clearance for all other materials directly from the copyright holder(s).

    Preferred Citation

    Matthew and Buddy of Glendale photograph albums, Coll2009-009, ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives, Los Angeles, California.

    Acquisition Information

    The collection was donated by Albert Antunes (Buddy of Glendale) on April 9, 2009.

    Processing Information

    Processed by Stacy Wierenga on August 25, 2009.

    Biography

    To be supplied later.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The bulk of the collection consists of the photograph albums of Matthew Schmidt and Albert Antunes (pseudonyms: Matthew and Buddy of Glendale), from approximately 1965 to 1993, including photographs of elaborate costume parties the couple threw at their home, and their extensive world travels. The collection also includes a small amount of printed and manuscript materials, including a program, circa 1957, for the Jewel Box Revue drag review, and a 1934 letter from Mae West.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Antunes, Albert (pseudonym: Buddy of Glendale)
    Buddy of Glendale
    Entertaining.
    Gays--Social life and customs
    Matthew of Glendale
    Parties
    Photograph Albums
    Photographs
    Schmidt, Matthew J. (pseudonym: Matthew of Glendale), 1918-2007
    Travel