The images were taken by an anonymous photographer at bodybuilding events in Southern California and Tijuana, Mexico, circa 1970-2000.
The collection consists of 35mm slides and photographic prints of Mr. America, Mr. California, and other bodybuilding events in Southern California and Tijuana, Mexico, circa 1970-2000.
The collection is open to researchers. There are no access restrictions.
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.
[Box/folder #, or item name] Bodybuilding Photographs, Coll2013-109, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.
Collection processed by Pat Allen, 2013.
Photographs donated anonymously in July 2011.