Men's magazines collection Edit


MSS 416 large


  • 1960-2003 (Creation)


  • 2.3 Linear Feet (Whole)
    3 boxes



  • Conditions Governing Access

  • Conditions Governing Access

    The material is stored offsite in Remote Storage. Please contact Special Collections 3 working days in advance if you wish to use it.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

  • Preferred Citation

    Item, Folder number and/or title, Box number, Men's magazines collection, MSS 416, Special Collections, MSU Libraries, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Acquired approximately in 1995.

  • Processing Information

    Processed by Edward R. Barton in December 2013.

  • Scope and Contents

    The Men's Magazines Collection contains three boxes of magazines dating from the 1980s through the early 2000s. The collection starts with a set of Adam Bedside Readers, which were men's magazines designed for and marketed to straight men, many of an erotic nature. The collection houses magazines on a variety of topics and featuring different themes including couples, swingers, heavy-set individuals, and women from different multicultural backgrounds. Items of note include several Hustler and Playboy (in boxes 2 and 3) special issues, porn video magazines, and a motorcycle magazine.

  • Arrangement

    Arranged alphabetically by magazine title.