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Finding Aid to the Bodybuilding Photographs

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.

Summary Information

Repository
ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California
Title
Bodybuilding Photographs
Collection no.
Coll2013.109
Date [inclusive]
circa 1970-2000
Extent
2.5 linear feet., 2 archive boxes
Language
English
Abstract
The collection consists of 35mm slides and photographic prints of Mr. America, Mr. California, and other bodybuilding events in Southern California and Tijuana, Mexico, circa 1970-2000.

Preferred Citation

[Box/folder #, or item name] Bodybuilding Photographs, Coll2013-109, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.

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Administrative History

The images were taken by an anonymous photographer at bodybuilding events in Southern California and Tijuana, Mexico, circa 1970-2000.

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Scope and Contents

The collection consists of 35mm slides and photographic prints of Mr. America, Mr. California, and other bodybuilding events in Southern California and Tijuana, Mexico, circa 1970-2000.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California
(c) 2013
909 West Adams Boulevard
Los Angeles, California, 90007
(213) 821-2771
askone@usc.edu

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.

Acquisition

Photographs donated anonymously in July 2011.

Processing Information

Collection processed by Pat Allen, 2013.

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Controlled Access Headings

Genre(s)

  • Photographs
  • Slides (photographs)

Subject(s)

  • Bodybuilding

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Collection Inventory

Series 1:  Bodybuilding photographs 

Box

 Color 35mm slides circa 1970-2000 

1

 Clippings and event programs 1980-1981, undated   [1 folder]

Scope and Contents

Comprises clippings of professional wrestling events and programs of bodybuilding events.

1

 Photographic prints circa 1970-2000   Consists of 3 x 5 and 4 x 6 inch color and black-and-white photographs, and to a lesser extent, 5 x 8 and 8 x 10 inch black-and-white photographs.

2

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