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Leather Lifestyle erotica

Identifier: Q152

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Leather Lifestyle Erotica is comprised of photographs, film, artwork and monographs depicting gay sexuality and in particular, the leather lifestyle. Artists include Tom of Finalnad, Arnell, Quaintance, Luger, and Larry Townsend.


  • 1952-1990, undated

Restrictions on Access

Access to materials in this collection is restricted to qualified researchers. Please consult Archivist to arrange access.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

To quote in print, or otherwise reproduce in whole or in part in any publication, including on the Worldwide Web, any material from this collection, the researcher must obtain permission from (1) the owner of the physical property and (2) the holder of the copyright. Persons wishing to quote from this collection should consult the reference archivist to determine copyright holders for information in this collection. Reproduction of any item must contain the complete citation to the original. All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.


1 Linear Feet (in 2 boxes)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The Leather Lifestyle Erotica was transferred from Atlanta's Fulton County Public Library in June 2017. The identity of the original donor is unkown.

Collection Transfer Note

This collection was previously designated W152, but was assigned collection number Q152 with the formationĀ of the Gender and Sexuality Collection in 2018.

Processing Information

Processed by Morna Gerrard, 2018. Finding aid created by Morna Gerrard, 2018. The collection is arranged alphabetically.
Leather Lifestyle Erotica
A Guide to the Collection at Georgia State University Library
Morna Gerrard
February 2018
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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