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Matt Reyburn collection of erotic stories
2000-54  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Matt Reyburn collection of erotic stories
    Dates: circa 1968-1989
    Collection Number: 2000-54
    Creator/Collector: Reyburn, Matt
    Extent: 1.6 linear feet
    Repository: GLBT Historical Society
    San Francisco, California 94103
    Abstract: This is an organized collection of 275 hand-typed (or copies of typed) erotic stories that were distributed and read by men. Most are about homosexual encounters but there are also some meant to appeal to heterosexual men. The stories are arranged alphabetically by title (titles are on the outside of folders/envelopes), and there are some duplicates.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Preferred Citation

    Matt Reyburn collection of erotic stories . GLBT Historical Society

    Scope and Content of Collection

    This is an organized collection of 275 hand-typed (or copies of typed) erotic stories that were distributed and read by men. Most are about homosexual encounters but there are also some meant to appeal to heterosexual men. The stories are arranged alphabetically by title (titles are on the outside of folders/envelopes), and there are some duplicates. Reyburn (1925-2000) was born in Kansas City, Missouri and lived in Vancouver for the last 10 years of his life with his companion, Donald Pollock. He was a stock brokerage clerk who enjoyed collecting cut glass and attending auctions. Also includes one box of male erotica 1960s-1970s. GSSO linked terms: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GSSO_000374; http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GSSO_003450

    Indexing Terms

    Erotica
    Gay men