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Gay culture

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Asian male nude collection

Identifier: MS-2013-01

A collection of materials, including magazines, books, photographs and ephemera, that document the historical rarity of the Asian male nude.

Dates: Created: 1939-2014; Other: Date acquired: 07/00/2013

Daddy Wayne Koons collection of realia and moving images

Identifier: MS-2010-07
Scope and Contents

This collection primarily consists of realia that belonged to Daddy Wayne and moving images pertaining to the El Goya where he worked as a bartender.

Dates: Created: 1980 - 2009; Other: Date acquired: 05/00/2010

Gay surfer collection

Identifier: MS-2013-04

A collection of books, magazines, newsclippings, and ephemera relating to the gay surfer image in printed form.

Dates: Created: 1936-2011; Other: Date acquired: 07/00/2013

LGBTQ+ ephemera collection

 Collection — Collection
Identifier: MS-2013-06

A collection of ephemera relating to the LGBTQ+ community in the United States and Europe.

Dates: Created: 1930-2014; Other: Date acquired: 08/00/2013

Metro Wellness collection of photographs

Identifier: M56

The records of Metro Wellness Health, a Tampa Bay area nonprofit health care provider specializing in care for LGBT and/or HIV positive patients.

Dates: Created: 1983-2001; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/2015

Randy Jones Digital Dreams

Identifier: MS-2017-03
Abstract This collection consists of digital artwork and poetry from artist Randy Jones, who provides the following statement about the work featured in the Digital Dreams collection: "My digital paintings reflect what I respond to. There is joy in the arrangement and design elements and colors within a composition. And there is beauty of varied shape and form. Familiar, comfortable objects like fruit or books express the fragility of the moment, but also becomes something eternal and timeless...
Dates: Created: 2013-2017; Other: Majority of material found in 2017; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/2017

Tampa Zine Fest Public Library

Identifier: T48

Zine is a shortened version of magazine or fanzine, with a focus on self-publishing and Do It Youself (D.I.Y.) aesthetics. Zines are anti-copyright and are not for profit. Special Collections at the University of South Florida is now functioning as a repository for the Tampa Zine Library, which was established in conjunction with the Tampa Zine Fest in 2012. This particular collection reflects a mixture of donations, personal acquisitions, and zines that were featured at Tampa Zine Fest.

Dates: Created: 1980-2016; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/2017

The International Bathhouse Collection

Identifier: I14

Collection of clippings, advertisements, brochures, and ephemera pertaining to international bathhouses that served the LGBT community.

Dates: Created: 1970 - 2014

University of South Florida PRIDE Alliance collection

Identifier: P14

The records of the University of South Florida PRIDE Alliance (People Respecting Individual Diversity and Equality), which provides an on-campus support system for gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender and allied students.

Dates: Created: 1979-2012