With the assistance of Chicago 44th Ward Alderman Thomas M. Tunney, the Chicago City Council recently passed a resolution to acknowledge the Leather Archives & Museum (LA&M) and to recognize September 18th as Leather Archives & Museum Day in Chicago.
25th Anniversary Catalog
Leather Archives & Museum: 25 Years (1991-2016) celebrates a milestone anniversary for the community institution. Among the 130 images from the Leather Archives and its collections are essays from Dr. Gayle Rubin, Dwight Skeates, Jose Santiago Perez and Jakob VanLammeren. The catalog looks at the history of the institution, where it is today and provides insights into the future. Download a PDF above or view online below.
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View the Proclamation
Images from the event
This event made possible from generous donations for the following sponsors:
Philly Leather Pride Night Film Sponsor and Weekend Sponsor