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Finding aid of the Donald S. Hendricks Papers
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Processing Information
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Donald S. Hendricks papers
    Dates: 2000-2003
    Collection number: Coll2008-041
    Creator: Hendricks, Donald S.
    Repository: ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives.
    Los Angeles, California 90007
    Abstract: Original drawings by Donald S. Hendricks to illustrate John Rechy's The Life and Adventures of Lyle Clemens (2003), together with emails from Rechy to Hendricks, and a set of paper dolls from hendricks' Icons & Lovers series.
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English


    The collection is open to researchers. There are no access restrictions.

    Publication Rights

    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 holder(s).

    Preferred Citation

    Donald S. Hendricks papers, Coll2008-041, ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives, Los Angeles, California.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Donald S. Hendricks, November 10, 2006.

    Processing Information

    Collection processed by Michael C. Oliveira, June 20, 2008.
    Processing this collection has been funded by a generous grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.


    Donald Hendricks studied at the Art Student's League in New York and has specialized in high fashion, beauty and lingerie illustrations. His clients have included Vassarette, Olga, Max Factor, Lady Schick, and Redken. He has illustrated many books, including The International Beauty Book, International Hair Design, and Leslie Blanchard's Hair-Coloring Book. His drawings have appeared in the advertising and/or editorial pages of such magazines as Vogue, Harper's Bazaar, Seventeen, Cosmopolitan, and Hairdo & Beauty. His retail accounts have included Mary McFadden, Halston, and Galanos, whose gowns he used in the Fashion Illustration classes he taught at Riverside Art Museum.
    Source: Hendricks, Donald. "Legacy Designs - About the Artists." Legacy Designs Presents Paperdolls.com, 2003. http://www.paperdolls.com/pages/pdarts.htm#top  (accessed June 20, 2008).

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The collection consists of original drawings by Hendricks to illustrate John Rechy's The Life and Adventures of Lyle Clemens (2003), together with emails from Rechy to Hendricks, and a set of paper dolls from Hendricks' Icons & Lovers series.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Book illustrations--2000-2010
    Hendricks, Donald S.
    Paper doll--2000-2010
    Rechy, John, 1934-