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Bulletin (Long Beach, Calif.) Records, 1985-1987 Coll2011.019*
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  • Title: Bulletin (Long Beach, Calif.) Records
    Identifier/Call Number: Coll2011.019*
    Contributing Institution: ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Container: 1
    Physical Description: 0.2 linear foot. [7 folders]
    Date (inclusive): 1985-1987
    Abstract: Correspondence, sales reports, receipts, invoices, financial documents, distribution lists, advertiser account lists, clippings, and news releases documenting Bulletin, a gay publication in the 1980s and based in Long Beach, California, that appeared as a monthly magazine and bi-monthly tabloid format. Bulletin promoted itself as Southern California's "most discreet [...] positive, upbeat, fastest growing gay newsmagazine." Advertising lists document the paper's distribution throughout Southern California and as far east as Santa Fe, New Mexico.
    creator: Triangle Media Inc.

    Historical Note

    Bulletin was a gay publication based in Long Beach, California, that appeared as a monthly magazine and bi-monthly tabloid format in the 1980s. Focusing primarily on Southern California, it also solicited advertisers and distributors in Southwestern cities as far east as Santa Fe, New Mexico. Bulletin marketed itself to potential advertisers and distributors as Southern California's "most discreet" and "fastest growing gay newsmagazine."


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    Publication Rights

    Contact ONE archivist regarding use and publication restrictions.

    Preferred Citation

    Bulletin (Long Beach, Calif.) Records, Coll2011-019, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, Los Angeles, California

    Processing Information

    Processing this collection has been funded by a generous grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities.
    In order to provide access to this collection, minimal processing on this collection was expedited in 2011. Date spans were given wherever possible, but do not reflect the most accurate inclusive dates.

    Scope and Content

    Notes, receipts, sales reports, invoices, correspondence, tax documents, distribution lists, financial documents, news releases, clippings, and advertiser account lists documenting the publishing history of Bulletin, a 1980s gay periodical based in Long Beach, California. Advertiser lists document distribution sites throughout Southern California, as well as in several Southwestern cities in Arizona, Nevada, and New Mexico.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Gay press publications