Records of Southern California-based gay erotic magazine Stroke, bulk 1980-1997, including model release keys, photographic
prints, negatives, slides, artwork, press releases, erotic studio film stills, and reader-contributed letters and polaroids.
Stroke was a 100-page glossy gay erotic magazine based in Southern California and produced between 1980 and 1997. The content
included photosets, fiction, reviews, artwork, and reader contributions in the form of photographs and personal stories.The Stroke Story
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Researchers wishing to publish materials must obtain permission in writing from ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives as the
physical owner. Researchers must also obtain clearance from the holder(s) of any copyrights in the materials. Note that ONE
National Gay and Lesbian Archives can grant copyright clearance only for those materials for which we hold the copyright.
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain copyright clearance for all other materials directly from the copyright
Records containing the unpublished names and contact information of models have been separated into restricted boxes. Consult
an archivist with questions concerning access.