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William Benemann collection of sexuality and gender miscellany, 1953-2011.
BANC MSS 2012/101 oversize box 1; BANC MSS 2012/101
Collection Overview

Title:

William Benemann collection of sexuality and gender miscellany, 1953-2011

Creator/Contributor:

Benemann, William, creator, collector.

Creator/Contributor:

Goulet, Robert.

Creator/Contributor:

Rainey, Ma, 1886-1939

Creator/Contributor:

Cho, Margaret.

Creator/Contributor:

Berkeley Women's Music Collective

Abstract:

Contains vinyl record albums, photographs, postcards, periodicals, comic books, etc., relating broadly to the issues of non-heterosexual sexuality and gender expressions in popular media and entertainment. Includes materials concerning Christine Jorgensen, Margaret Cho, Robert Goulet, Marlon Riggs, Essex Hemphill, Ramon Novarro, Cris Willamson, and others.
Ma Rainey; Robert Goulet; Berkeley Women's Collective; Cris Willamson.
Tongues Untied (Riggs and Hemphill); Christine Jorgensen (Associated Press photo,1953); Ramon Novarro (postcard).
Take the "A" Train.
Archie comics (2011: #202, #207).
Curve (Oct. 2007).

Date:

1953 (issued)

Subject:

n-us---
Jorgensen, Christine -- 1926-1989 -- Portraits
Cho, Margaret -- Interviews
Riggs, Marlon T -- Portraits
Hemphill, Essex -- Portraits
Novarro, Ramon -- 1899-1968 -- Portraits
Sexual minorities
Sexual minorities -- Pictorial works
Gay men
Gay men -- Pictorial works
African American gay men
African American gay men -- Pictorial works
Lesbians
Lesbians -- Pictorial works
Asian American lesbians
Asian American lesbians -- Pictorial works
Transgender people
Transgender people -- Pictorial works
Comic strip characters

Note:

William Benemann collection of sexuality and gender miscellany, 1953-2011, BANC MSS 2012/101, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Gift; of William Benemann; 2012.
In English.
Future additions are expected.

Type:

Photographs.
Comic books.
Phonograph records.
Long-playing records.
Record covers.
Sheet music.
Postcards.

Physical Description:

1 oversize box (0.4 linear feet)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2012/101 oversize box 1
BANC MSS 2012/101

Origin:

California