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Collection of gay greeting cards published in Hollywood, Calif. [graphic].
BANC PIC 2012.015--PIC ; BANC PIC 2012.015
Collection Overview

Title:

Collection of gay greeting cards published in Hollywood, Calif

Creator/Contributor:

Aunt Charley's Originals

Creator/Contributor:

The Boyfriends of the Sunset Strip, Inc

Creator/Contributor:

Dee Parture (Firm)

Abstract:

Mildly homoerotic or sexually suggestive cards with illustrations (chiefly line drawings or linocuts) of young men. Images include sailors, Tarzan, and other "beefcake" types.

Date:

ca. 1962-1969 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Gay erotica
Gays -- Caricatures and cartoons
United States -- California -- Hollywood

Note:

Published by Aunt Charley's Originals, The Boyfriends of the Sunset Strip Inc., and Dee Parture, all of Hollywood, Calif. Two cards bear no publisher's name.
Title devised by cataloger. Date estimated by donor.
Gift ; of Martin Meeker ; 2011.
Forms part of the sexuality and gender collection.

Type:

graphic
Greeting cards.
Ephemera.

Physical Description:

graphic
print
1 folder (8 items; greeting cards) : some color ; 24 x 10 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2012.015--PIC
BANC PIC 2012.015

Origin:

California