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Jim Blythe collection of Buffalo Chips scrapbooks

Identifier: Q116


  • Creation: 1981 - 1985


Restrictions on Access

Access to the original scrapbooks is prohibited. Researchers must consult the digitized versions.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Georgia State University is the owner of the physical collection and makes reproductions available for research, subject to the copyright law of the United States and item condition. Georgia State University may or may not own the rights to materials in the collection. It is the researcher's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and obtain permission from the copyright holder before publication, reproduction, or display of the materials beyond what is reasonable under copyright law. Researchers may quote selections from the collection under the fair use provision of copyright law.

Historical Note

The Buffalo Chips Cloggers were an all-male, gay clog dancing group, sponsored by Atlanta Venture Sports, Inc., that was established in 1981. In addition to performing at clubs and festivals in the southeast, the Buffalo Chips danced at events including the 1982 World's Fair (Knoxville, Tennessee) and the International Mr. Leather Contest (Chicago, Illinois).


2.5 Linear Feet (in 2 boxes)

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Processing Information

Scrapbooks scanned and described by the Georgia State University Library Digital Projects Unit, circa 2013, 2017. Note that digital objects have the identifier W116. Finding aid created by William Hardesty, 2022.

Jim Blythe Buffalo Chips Scrapbooks
A Guide to the Collection at Georgia State University Library
William W. Hardesty
22 April 2022
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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