November 11, 2014

ONE Archives has added 441 new photographs to the USC Digital Library, bringing the total number of photographs from ONE online to 1118. The digitization effort was funded by a grant from the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) and has brought astounding images from the collections at ONE Archives and the GLBT Historical Society to the public for the first time. The collections includes images of the Gay Games, AIDS Memorial Quilt, and March on Washington. It covers pride parades, religious services, marriages, and drag events such as Wigstock and the Indianapolis Bag Ladies AIDS Fundraising Crawl.

The GLBT Historical Society collection includes fliers and pamphlets from such pioneering organizations as Josie’s Cabaret and Juice Joint, the Marin County AIDS Advisory Committee, the Black Cat Café, and the Society for Individual Rights (SIR). The collection includes photographs from:

The collection from ONE Archives includes photographs from:

These and all our other digitized images are located online on the USC Digital Library at here.


Coll2014-017 John Quitman Lynch Collection
Hal Rebarich in uniform sitting with unidentified soldier on rocks, undated. John Quitman Lynch Collection. ONE Archives at the USC Libraries
Coll2008-061 Eric Scott Evans and Jerome Maxwell Strum papers
Participants on bus for Indianapolis Bag Ladies AIDS fundraising crawl, 2000. Eric Scott Evans and Jerome Maxwell Strum Papers. ONE Archives at the USC Libraries
Coll2013-071 Patricial Nell Warren papers
The “Supreme Court Photo” with Robert Arthur, Ivy Bottini, Quentin Crisp, Morris Kight, and Patricia Nell Warren taken at home of Victor Burner, 1994. Patricia Nell Warren Papers. ONE Archives at the USC Libraries
Coll2013-055 Blue Max Motorcycle Club records
Police officer talking to male motorcycle riders with “Just Married” sign on bike, circa December 1969. Blue Max Motorcycle Club Records. ONE Archives at the USC Libraries
Coll2012-133 Beth Chayim Chadashim records
A rabbi student conducts a service at Beth Chayim Chadashim (BCC), circa late 1970s. Beth Chayim Chadashim Records. ONE Archives art the USC Libraries



Image: (Top) Esther Bentley and two unidentified women taking a selfie at the beach. April 1952. Ester F. Bentley Photographs and Papers. ONE Archives at the USC Libraries