Ray L. Burns and Art Miyashima photographs and postcards
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.
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The collection is open to researchers. There are no access restrictions.
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.
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.
1 Linear Feet (1 archive binder)
Language of Materials
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.
The postcards are organized first, followed by the photographs. The photographs are arranged in approximate chronological order by date.
Donated by Ken Burns on June 24, 2006.
Formerly in box 102-A077C. Collection processed by Kyle Morgan, 2013.
- Finding Aid to the Ray L. Burns and Art Miyashima Photographs and Postcards, 1967-2001
- Kyle Morgan
- (c) 2013
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- Description is in English.
- Processing this collection has been funded by a generous grant from the Council on Library and Information Resources.