san diego

1971

Poster has a white background that fades to black. In the center is a photograph of a large fist holding an image of Angela Davis' face behind jail cell bars. The bottom center has "Angela"...

Safer Sex Dude
1990

Poster has white unprinted edges enclosing a stylized multicolor image of a man in a bathing suit and cape flying over grass near a body of water in front of a city. At the top left is "Safer /...

Republican National Convention: San Diego
1996

Poster printed on off-white paper. At the top is a collage of multicolor stylized images representative of San Diego, such as a surfer, a sun, and a zoo sign. At the bottom of the poster is "...

San Diego: America's Finest Militarized Zone
1986

Top left corner has: "San Diego: / America's / Finest / Militarized / Zone" printed in black and red. The text is surrounded by barbed wire that forms a circle. Poster depicts a map of San Diego...

San Diego Women's Music Festival
1975

Poster is printed in red and yellow ink on white paper. Poster has a yellow border that widens at the corners. Top of the poster has the text: "San Diego / Women's / Music Festival...

Rodeo '92
1992

Poster is printed on pale gray paper with fine dark speckles overall. The top of the poster has a highly stylized image of a figure in a cowboy hat riding a bull. The image is repeated four times...

Leatherfest IV San Diego
1992

Poster printed in black ink on white paper and contains an image of a man and a woman who are back to back wearing leather outfits with spiked accessories. The man is on his knees and is lifting...

Rustlers
c. 1980

Poster printed in black ink on white paper and shows an image of a man wearing chaps over pants, an open vest, wrist cuffs, and a cowboy hat. "Rustlers" is printed below the man in large letters...

The Hut
20th Century

Poster has a large stylized drawing of the butt and lower back of a human figure. The figure is wearing jeans but no shirt, and a hand is visible reaching back to t the waist of the pants at...

The Hole: Liquor Leather Afterhours
c. 1980

Poster is white with black text and image. In the center is a large drawing of man wearing leather holding onto a pole. Poster reads, "The Hole/ Liquor Leather Afterhours/ 2820 Lytton San Diego,...

Leatherfest: San Diego
1990

Poster is has a silver background with black drawing of chicken wire overall. The lower area has a "hole" in the wire and reads, :Leatherfest/ San Diego/ March 8-11 90."

Triumph!
1991

One poster depicting three men in tuxedos, one holding a green wreath over his head and one wearing a cowboy hat with the rainbow flag behind them. In the top left corner is "Triumph!" In the...

B-U-L-C
1984

Black and white poster shows a drawing of a muscular man with a prominent mustache wearing jeans, a belt, and an arm band. The man looks straight at the viewer while resting one of his arms on...

Depot
1980

Black and white poster shows a drawing of a train station with the text "Depot" at top center in two point perspective. A large train engine fills the left side of the page with cars attached...

Wolfs, Where the Manhunt Begins...and Ends
c. 1982

Poster printed with brown ink on white paper shows a drawing of a muscular man standing in an outdoor setting. The man has medium-length hair and he is wearing thigh-high boots and a one-piece...

Pecs
c. 1983

Black and white poster shows a drawing of a man standing by industrial architecture. The man wears pants, an arm band, a strap across his chest, dark sunglasses, and a cap. "Pecs / A Man's Place...

Guarantee Farm Workers The Right To Vote Yes On 14
n.d.

Top of poster has text in large red letters: "Guarantee Farm Workers The Right To Vote / Yes On 14". The bottom of the poster has a stylized photographic image of two figures side by side, only...

Afro-Latino Music Festival benefit for the United Farmworkers
1974

Poster has a yellow background with black image and text. In the center is a drawing of a man plowing a field with an ox. Poster reads, "Afro-Latino Music Festival/ benefit for the United...

c. 1920s

Unused thick, fold-out booklet of postcards depicting various California scenes. The front of the booklet has a picture of "Torrey Pines Lodge and Torrey Pine" while the back features "Ramona's...

Say No to the Klan: Friedman for Congress Vote Socialist Workers
1980

Poster has a brown background with an image in yellow at the top that outlines a klan member in uniform in front of a fire. The poster reads below, "The campaign of Ku Klux Klan leader and...

1976

A two page hand written letter from Jack Irwin to Bert Lane, dated September 6, 1976. The first page is written on pink paper, the second on white. Irwin discusses the OX5 Aviation Pioneers and...

2010

Vol. 39, No. 12 of the San Diego Reader, March 25, 2010. The cover story is called "The Wild Wild East: Vigilantes Patrol East County's Border Country," and shows a man wearing an eye patch....

Map. Description: tinted map (tinting done at later date than map); San Diego, Calif Bay and San Blass, Mexico.

From the History Information Station:

Object: Map of the Port of San...

c. 1910

Unused postcard of a mission near San Diego. The mission is a long, low building done in Spanish style. It appears to be quite isolated, as no other buildings are visible. A few palm trees...

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