Burns (Ray L.) Burns and Art Miyashima photographs and postcards Edit

Summary

Identifier
Coll2013-065
Finding Aid Author
Kyle Morgan
Finding Aid Date
(c) 2013
Description Rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of Description
Description is in <language langcode="eng" scriptcode="Latn">English.</language>
Sponsor
Processing this collection has been funded by a generous grant from the Council on Library and Information Resources.

Dates

  • 1967-2001 (Creation)

Extents

  • 1 Linear Feet (Whole)
    1 archive binder

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Subjects

Notes

  • Biography

    Ray Burns lived in Studio City, California, and worked for the gas company in downtown Los Angeles. He was born in 1922 and died in 2006. Art Miyashima was a decorated World War II veteran. He was born in 1931 and died in 1996.

  • Processing Information

    Formerly in box 102-A077C. Collection processed by Kyle Morgan, 2013.

  • Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder #, or item name] Ray L. Burns and Art Miyashima Photographs and Postcards, Coll2013-065, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the ONE Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives at USC Libraries as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    The collection is open to researchers. There are no access restrictions.

  • Abstract

    Postcards and photographs documenting the life of Ray Burns and Art Miyashima, 1967-2001. Burns and Miyashima's photographs include images of Christmas, birthday, and other social gatherings; travel across the United States and world; and their homelife.

  • Arrangement

    The postcards are organized first, followed by the photographs. The photographs are arranged in approximate chronological order by date.

  • Scope and Contents

    Five postcards and 85 color photographs documenting the life of Ray Burns and Art Miyashima, 1967-2001. Burns and Miyashima's photographs include images of Christmas, birthday, and other social gatherings; travel across the United States and world; and their homelife. Three of the postcards are addressed to Burns from Miyashima, while the other two are addressed to Miyashima and Burns from others.

  • Acquisition

    Donated by Ken Burns on June 24, 2006.

Instances

  • Type
    Mixed Materials
    Container 1 Type
    Box
    Container 1 Indicator
    1

Components