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Finding aid to photographic portraits of presumed gay and bisexual men, circa 1850-1937 Coll2012.139
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  • Title: Photographic portraits of presumed gay and bisexual men
    Identifier/Call Number: Coll2012.139
    Contributing Institution: ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California
    Language of Material: English
    Container: 1
    Physical Description: 55.0 photographs. Black and white photographic prints
    Date (inclusive): circa 1850-1937
    Abstract: Two sets of black-and-white photographic prints of presumed gay men, bisexual men, and men who have sex with men, circa 1850-1937. Each of the sets is prefaced with itemized descriptions depicting the reason for the photograph's inclusion in the collection.


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

    Acquisition Information

    Donated by Robert J. Clark at an unknown time.

    Processing Information

    Collection processed by Kyle Morgan, 2012.

    Conditions Governing Use

    All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections 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.

    Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder #, or item name] Photographic Portraits of Presumed Gay and Bisexual Men, Coll2012-139, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Bisexual men
    Gay men