Portraits and informal photographs of gay bears, gay bear events, Ludwig family and events, holidays, Northern California
scenery and locations. There are some flyers included in the albums, as well as attendance name badges.
Lynn Ludwig is a gay photographer based in the San Francisco Bay area. His work has centered on documenting the "gay bear"
social scene and many gay events such as the Harrison, Folsom and Castro Street fairs and San Francisco Pride parades.
41 scrapbooks + circa 200 encapsulated photographs in 3 oversized boxes
(25.0 cubic feet)
Copyright retained by Lynn Ludwig. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing
to the City Archivist.
The collection is available for use during San Francisco History Center hours, with photographs available during Photo Desk
hours. Collections that are stored offsite should be requested 48 hours in advance.