Jump to Content

Collection Guide
Collection Title:
Collection Number:
Get Items:
Finding Aid to the Eugene Salandra Collection on the New York City Radical Faeries, 1990-2002 Coll2014.039
Coll2014.039  
View entire collection guide What's This?
PDF (77.18 Kb) HTML
Search this collection
Collection Overview
 
Table of contents What's This?
Description
Administrative records, drawings, correspondence, and publicity material, 1990-2002, from Eugene Salandra documenting the New York City Radical Faeries. The bulk of the collection is art work by Salandra used for the group's Faerie Gram newsletter.
Background
In the late-1970s, gay rights pioneer Harry Hay and his partner John Burnside were among the co-founders of the Radical Faeries, a "New Age tribal spiritual movement" that organized gay consciousness-building retreats in scenic natural settings. A New York City group formed, circa 1979. Throughout the 1990s, animator Eugene Salandra was the primary artist for the group's newsletter Faerie Gram.
Extent
1.6 Linear Feet 1 archive carton, 1 flat archive box.
Restrictions
All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the ONE Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives at USC Libraries as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.
Availability
The collection is open to researchers. There are no access restrictions.