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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: 1958 journal
    Dates: 1958
    Collection Number: 2018-66
    Creator/Collector:
    Extent: 1 folder
    Repository: GLBT Historical Society
    San Francisco, California 94103
    Abstract: Typed, bound journal dated January 1, 1958-August 1, 1958. The provenance of the journal is unknown; it was found in a free book box near Alcatraz Avenue and Regent Street in Berkeley, CA by the donor. The journal appears to be the diary of a gay man in the San Francisco Bay Area. Entries reference bars and businesses he frequented, his work in a library, his relationships, current events, bathhouses, sexual encounters, meals he cooked, etc.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Collection is open for research. Due to lack of provenance and 3rd party privacy concerns, journal is not open for duplication (including personal digital photographs) or digitization. Use or copying of full names from the journal is restricted.

    Preferred Citation

    1958 journal. GLBT Historical Society

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Rebecca Olson, October 2018. Journal was found in a free book box. Donor has no knowledge of or relationship to the unknown writer.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Typed, bound journal dated January 1, 1958-August 1, 1958. The provenance of the journal is unknown; it was found in a free book box near Alcatraz Avenue and Regent Street in Berkeley, CA by the donor. The journal appears to be the diary of a gay man in the San Francisco Bay Area. Entries reference bars and businesses he frequented, his work in a library, his relationships, current events, bathhouses, sexual encounters, meals he cooked, etc.

    Indexing Terms

    Gay men--California--San Francisco.