Finding Aid to the Super-Men Pageant Photographs and Promotional Material, 1981-1990
Table of Contents
Finding aid prepared by Kyle Morgan, (c) 2013
Processing this collection has been funded by a generous grant from the Council on Library and Information Resources.
- ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California
- Super-Men Pageant.
- Super-Men Pageant photographs and promotional material
- Collection no.
- Date [inclusive]
- 0.2 linear feet., 1 archive carton
- Photographs, programs, and promotional material from the Los Angeles based, all-male beauty contest, the Super-Men Pageant, 1981-1990.
[Box/folder #, or item name] Super-Men Pageant Photographs and Promotional Material, Coll2013-051, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.
The Super-Men Pageant in Los Angeles was one of the largest all-male beauty contests of its time.
Scope and Contents note
Photographs, programs, and promotional material from the Los Angeles based, all-male beauty contest, the Super-Men Pageant, 1981-1990.
ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California
909 West Adams Boulevard
Los Angeles, California, 90007
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open to researchers. There are no access restrictions.
Conditions Governing Use
All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the ONE Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives at USC Libraries as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.
Donated by Paul Buter, 1986 associate producer and 1987 director of the pageant, in February 2011.
Collection processed by Kyle Morgan, 2013.
Related Archival Materials note
Advocate records, Coll2012-030, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, Los Angeles, California.
Separated Materials note
Separated to the ONE periodical collection
Data-Boy '78 program, 1978.
Los Angeles Christopher Street West gay pride programs, 1990-1997.
Long Beach gay pride program, 1994.
Separated to the ONE audiovisual collection
Supermen '87 (VHS), 60 minute documentary published by Active Home Video.
Supermen '86 (Betamax)
Superman '85 (Betamax)
Separated to the ONE subject files collection
Blue Boys 1st Annual Queer Bash promotional sheet.
Controlled Access Headings
- Beauty contests
- Gay men
Series 1: Super-Men Pageant photographs and promotional material 1981-1990
Programs and promotional material 1981-1986
Programs and promotional material 1987-1990
Photographs 1982-1989 [23 photographic prints]