Porn star Chris Burns (1958- 1995) founded the Gay Guards, a self-defense league, produced self-defense videos for gays and
lesbians and conducted anti-violence workshops. The collection documents his porn career and his work with the Gay Guards
and combating anti-gay violence.
Collection is open for research. Mailing lists and other records holding the names, addresses, and/or phone numbers of individuals
will be restricted for 20 years. Erotica in this collection may only be viewed by researchers age eighteen and over and it
is made available for educational and research purposes.