Bobby Smith Photograph collection
Scope and Contents
This collection primarily consists of photographs taken by Bobby Smith in the 1950s and 60s.
- Created: Approximately
- Bobby Smith (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
No restrictions. The contents of this collection may be subject to copyright. Visit the United States Copyright Office's website at http://www.copyright.gov/ for more information.
1.50 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
This collection primarily consists of photographs taken by queer photographer Bobby Smith in the 1950s and 60s. The photos depict scenes of gatherings of queer folks in homes and clubs, giving researchers a rare view of queer life and culture in Florida during the mid-20th century.
Series arranged by format
- Caricatures and cartoons Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Photography Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Queer community Subject Source: Local sources
- Queer culture Subject Source: Local sources
- Queer experience Subject Source: Local sources
- Tampa (Fla.) Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Bobby Smith Photograph Collection
- BC, n.d.; Cyrana Wyker, 2010; Adams, K., 2012; McEver, M., 2012; Emma Frank, 2021
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- 2010: CW.
- 2021: AB, Revised collection name and pronouns to reflect known information from Dr. David Johnson.
- 2021: EF, Reorganized collection and updated language at the folder level to better reflect the contents of the collection.