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1960s scrapbooks
1992-15  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: 1960s scrapbooks
    Dates: circa 1960-1969
    Collection Number: 1992-15
    Creator/Collector:
    Extent: 1.25 linear feet (1 carton)
    Repository: GLBT Historical Society
    San Francisco, California 94103
    Abstract: This collection consists of a set of 12 labeled vinyl albums from the 1960s containing clippings and ephemera on gay fashions, cartoons, sex devices, and personal correspondence ads from various sources.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Preferred Citation

    1960s scrapbooks. GLBT Historical Society

    Scope and Content of Collection

    This collection consists of a set of 12 labeled vinyl albums from the 1960s containing clippings and ephemera on gay fashions, cartoons, sex devices, and personal correspondence ads from various sources. The person who compiled them is not identified. A few rare items of ephemera have been transferred to the Ephemera Collection, including a business card for San Francisco's first leather bar, the Why Not. The scrapbooks are labeled Friend-to-Friend Club, No. 1-3; Lonely Heart Ads, No. 1; Miscellaneous Gay Ads, No. 1; Gay Cartoons, Cards, No. 1; Gay Fashions, No. 1-2; Articles, No. 1-2; Clippings Developed, No. 1.

    Indexing Terms

    Gay men