Jim Duggins photograph album and slides

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San Francisco, California 94103
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Descriptive Summary

Title: Jim Duggins photograph album and slides
Dates: 1952-1995
Collection Number: 1996-09
Creator/Collector: Duggins, Jim
Extent: 1 box (0.2 linear feet)
Repository: GLBT Historical Society
San Francisco, California 94103
Abstract: Photograph album and slides depicting Jim Duggins and friends. Includes images from motorcycle club gatherings and slides of gay men in military service.
Language of Material: English


Collection is open for research. Funding for processing this collection was provided by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).

Publication Rights

All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Managing Archivist at the GLBT Historical Society. Permission to publish is given on behalf of the Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item]. Jim Duggins photograph album and slides. Collection Number: 1996-09. GLBT Historical Society

Acquisition Information

Gift of Jim Duggins in January 2001 (accretion to collection).

Scope and Content of Collection

One photograph album labeled (19th St. Years) and one folder of slides. Album contains photographs from circa 1963 to 1980. Photos include interiors of house (1972), motorcycle club gatherings (1960s), ruins of the Toolbox bar, various unidentified individuals, scenic views of Sierra Nevada, one interior shot of the Twin Peaks bar (early 1970s). The slides are images of gay men in military service, from Chicago, Hawaii and San Francisco, circa 1952-1963. Most slides are labeled and many are subjects and friends of people Duggins interviewed for the Historical Society’s Uncle's Oral History project. There are also a few snapshots of Duggins and friends in the 1980s and 1990s. GSSO linked terms: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GSSO_000374; http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GSSO_008194; http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GSSO_009322; http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GSSO_005822

Indexing Terms

Gay men
Motorcycle clubs