Lionel A. Biron papers

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GLBT Historical Society
989 Market Street, Lower Level
San Francisco, California 94103
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2020


Descriptive Summary

Title: Lionel A. Biron papers
Dates: circa 1975-2015
Collection Number: 2019-56
Creator/Collector:
Extent: 1.5 linear feet (1 oversized box and 1 oversized mounted photographic print)
Online items available
Repository: GLBT Historical Society
San Francisco, California 94103
Abstract: Lionel A. Biron (born 1941, known as Biron) is a portrait photographer based in San Francisco, CA. His subjects often include male nudes. The collection includes photographs, essays, audiovisual recordings, and clippings.
Language of Material: English

Access

Collection is open for research. The erotica in this collection may only be viewed by researchers age eighteen and over and it is made available for educational and research purposes. Model release forms are restricted to reading room access only and may not be copied or published.

Preferred Citation

Lionel A. Biron papers. GLBT Historical Society

Acquisition Information

Gift of Lionel A. Biron, August 2019.

Scope and Content of Collection

Lionel A. Biron (born 1941) is a portrait photographer based in San Francisco, CA. His subjects often include male nudes. The collection includes: photographic prints; VHS videocassette tapes: A Cruel Lover, Bob Jones Productions #290, Sexual Healing an Oggi Film Exotic Productions, 1994; model release forms; essays by Biron regarding his art, censorship, and photography in the gay community; news clippings; Book: Mike Tadzio of the Nineties Photos by Biron, 1995.

Indexing Terms

Photography
Erotica
Gay men
Photography and Photographs