Mark Ritzenhein gay picture collection, 1985-2011.

This Mark Ritzenhein gay picture collection consists of 5 boxes and contains post cards, greeting cards, gay porn calendars, newspaper pictures, works of art of men in various poses, activities, comics, humor, sports pictures, etc. Box 1 & 2 consist of postcards and greeting cards now divided into 3...

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Other Authors: Ritzenhein, Mark Steven
Wilensky, Stephen P.
Language:English
Published: [1985-2011]
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Local Note:
MSU: The material is stored offsite in Remote Storage. Please contact Special Collections 3 working days in advance if you wish to use it.
Physical Description:5 boxes ; 27 X 14 x 32 cm
Format: Manuscript
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Summary:
This Mark Ritzenhein gay picture collection consists of 5 boxes and contains post cards, greeting cards, gay porn calendars, newspaper pictures, works of art of men in various poses, activities, comics, humor, sports pictures, etc. Box 1 & 2 consist of postcards and greeting cards now divided into 38 categories. Box 3 consists of mainly larger pictures or other items that would not fit into the card sized boxes of Boxes 1 & 2. This box is divided into 17 folders. Box 4 consists of 5 albums plus misc. partial albums and pictures too large to fit into earlier boxes. Box 5 is the Colt Studios Calendar Box, consisting of a variety of men’s pictures on the variety of Colt calendars of men, Colt Studios miscellaneous materials, plus 5 Annual Man Desk Calendars with photographs by Jim French.
Note:Box size varies.
Call Number:MSS 411
Biographical Sketch:
Steve Wilensky and Mark Rizenhein were partners and longtime residents of the Lansing area. In 2012, they donated a major part of their library along with some art work to the MSU Libraries.