Collection MS-15-10 - Don Murchy collection

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Don Murchy collection

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  • Textual record
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  • Object

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MS-15-10

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  • 1990-2014 (Creation)
    Creator
    Murchy, Don

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Physical description

1.5 cm of textual and graphic records
59 photographs
24 posters

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Materials were donated to Dalhousie University Archives by Don Murchy in 2020 through the Nova Scotia LGBT Seniors Archive.

Scope and content

Collection is comprised of materials collected by Don Murchy as part of his involvement with the TightRope Leather Brotherhood, a men's leather and denim club that operated in Nova Scotia from 1997-2007. Materials document TightRope operations, as well as the involvement of TightRope members in Mr. Atlantic Canada [M.A.C.] Leather contests and Halifax Fetish Ball events. Materials in this collection include administrative records, by-laws and guiding documents, membership lists, posters and other promotional materials, and photographs.

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  • English

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Materials do not circulate and must be used in the Archives and Special Collections Reading Room. Materials may be under copyright. Contact departmental staff for guidance on reproduction.

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General note

Preferred citation: [Identification of item], Don Murchy fonds, MS-15-10, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Final

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Full

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Revised: 2021-09-09

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  • English

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