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Tammy Rae Carland "I (heart) Amy Carter" Riot Grrrl Collection
1989-1996
 MSS.290

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Collection processed by Laura Newsome, 2010.

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Description is in English.

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Carland, Tammy Rae, 1965-
Title: Tammy Rae Carland "I (heart) Amy Carter" Riot Grrrl Collection
Dates [inclusive]: 1992-1996
Abstract: Tammy Rae Carland is a Professor at the California College of the Arts where she also chairs the Photography Program. In the 1990's Carland produced a series of fanzines, including I (heart) Amy Carter and  Thorn. From 1997-2005 she co-ran Mr. Lady Records and Videos, an independent record label and video art distribution company that was dedicated to the production and distribution of queer and feminist culture. The Collection consists of zines  I (heart) Amy Carter,  Jailhouse Turn Out, and  Thorn; correspondence from friends and fans, mostly requesting copies of the zines; and ephemera. Items in the collection range from 1989-1996.
Quantity: 1.6 Linear Feet (2 boxes)
Call Phrase: MSS.290

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Biographical Note

Tammy Rae Carland was born in Portland, Maine in 1965. She received her BA from The Evergreen State College, an MFA from UC Irvine, and attended the Whitney Independent Study Program. She is a Professor at the California College of the Arts, where she also chairs the Photography Program. Carland is represented by Silverman Gallery in San Francisco, and primarily works with photography, experimental video and small run publications. Her photographs have been published in several books, including The Passionate Camera; Queer Bodies of Desire, and Lesbian Art in America. Carland's fanzine writing has been republished in A Girl’s Guide to Taking Over the World. She has also published photographs and received reviews of her work in numerous national media.

In the 1990's Carland produced a series of fanzines, including I (heart) Amy Carter and Thorn. She collaborated on the record art for bands Bikini Kill, The Fakes and The Butchies. From 1997-2005 she co-ran Mr. Lady Records and Videos, an independent record label and video art distribution company that was dedicated to the production and distribution of queer and feminist culture.

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Scope and Content

The Tammy Rae Carland "I (heart) Amy Carter" Riot Grrrl Collection contains materials pertaining to Carland's work on zines in the 1990's, focusing on I (heart) Amy Carter. The collection consists of correspondence from friends and fans, mostly requesting copies of the zines; copies of  I (heart) Amy Carter,  Jailhouse Turn Out, and  Thorn; and ephemera. Items in the collection range from 1992-1996, with the bulk from 1993-1995.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged alphabetically within each series. There are three series:

Missing Title

  1. Series I: Correspondence
  2. Series II: Zines
  3. Series III: Ephemera

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Access Points

Subject Names

  • Carter, Amy
  • Martin, Kelly

Document Type

  • Correspondence

Subject Topics

  • Riot grrrl movement.
  • Zines.
  • Feminism.
  • Punk culture.

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Administrative Information

Provenance

Tammy Rae Carland "I (heart) Amy Carter" Riot Grrrl Collection was donated by Carland to NYU Libraries in 2010.

Conditions Governing Access

Materials are open to researchers. Please contact the Fales Library and Special Collections, fales.library@nyu.edu, 212-998-2596.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright (or related rights to publicity and privacy) for materials in this collection was not transferred to New York University. Permission to use materials must be secured from the copyright holder. Please contact the Fales Library and Special Collections, fales.library@nyu.edu, 212-998-2596.

Preferred Citation

Published citations should take the following form:

Identification of item, date (if known); Tammy Rae Carland Riot Grrrl Collection; MSS 290; box number; folder number; Fales Library and Special Collections, New York University Libraries.

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Container List

Series I: Correspondence

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Folder : 1 Allison
1993
Box: 1 Folder : 2 Anonymous
1993
Box: 1 Folder : 3 Anonymous
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 4 Aurthur, Kate
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 5 Basilo, Miriam
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 6 Beck, J.
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 7 Berlin (The Backspace Review)
1993
Box: 1 Folder : 8 Bill (Seven Warrior Vurgins)
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 9 Bini
1993-1994
Box: 1 Folder : 10 Bodmer, Beth
1993
Box: 1 Folder : 11 Broyles, Susan
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 12 Burdette, Kathy
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 13 Carolyn
1993
Box: 1 Folder : 14 Chaisson, John
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 15 Chandler, Greg
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 16 Cleary, Celeste
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 17 Courtway, Matthew
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 18 Elliot, W.J. (Bill)
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 19 Fernandes, Joyce
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 20 Fodor, Joe
1995
Box: 1 Folder : 21 Frost, Rachel
1993
Box: 1 Folder : 22 George, Lorna
1995
Box: 1 Folder : 23 Glendening, Kerry
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 24 Gordon (Chow Chow Productions)
1994-1995
Box: 1 Folder : 25 Gould, Larry
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 26 Haddad, Kevin
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 27 Hahn, Christine
1993
Box: 1 Folder : 28 Hawthorne, M.
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 29 Helwig, Maggie
1993
Box: 1 Folder : 30 Herbert, Anne
1995
Box: 1 Folder : 31 Hinkley, Bennett
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 32 Holmes, Janet
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 33 Howell, Ben W.
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 34 Jacobs, Brian (Desert Moon Periodicals)
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 35 Jones, G.B.; Jena
1993-1995
Box: 1 Folder : 36 Kadrey, Richard
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 37 Kennedy, Jeffrey
1993-1995
Box: 1 Folder : 38 Keri
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 39 Kibler, Nathan
1993
Box: 1 Folder : 40 Kische, Reneé
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 41 Knapp, Jennifer
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 42 Landsburg, William
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 43 Lange, Ella
1993
Box: 1 Folder : 44 Larry-Bob
1993
Box: 1 Folder : 45 Lee, Aaron
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 46 Leopold, Blackie G.
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 47 Leslie
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 48 Lewis, Sarah
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 49 Lombardi, Laura
1995
Box: 1 Folder : 50 Long, Miles (Suck Don't Blow)
1993
Box: 1 Folder : 50a [Loose Labels and Stickers]
Undated
Box: 1 Folder : 51 Mack, Bethe
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 52 Malhotra, Kris
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 53 Marx, Glenn
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 54 McCullock, Kevin
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 55 McKay, Jim
1993
Box: 1 Folder : 56 Mindich, Jeremy
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 57 Minich, Julie
1993-1994
Box: 1 Folder : 58 Missy
1993
Box: 1 Folder : 59 Mohamadi, Larissa
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 60 Morrow, Diana (Princess Magazine)
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 61 Moxham, Tony (Interview Magazine)
1995
Box: 1 Folder : 62 Nelson, Christian
1995
Box: 1 Folder : 63 Nikirk, Stephanie
1995
Box: 1 Folder : 64 O'Leary
1995
Box: 1 Folder : 65 Olson, Jenni
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 66 Parker, Laurel
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 67 Peckham, Perry
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 68 Peterson, Inka
Undated
Box: 1 Folder : 69 Pinkerton, Brian
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 70 Podraza, Karen F.
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 71 Richar, Mark; Gutierrez, Cris (Heat Seeking Publishing)
Undated
Box: 1 Folder : 72 Randall, Alison F.
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 73 Roberts, Cameryne
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 74 Roberts, Lori
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 75 Rodgers, Kathleen A. (Rave Magazine)
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 76 Romanoff, Sonya
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 77 Sarah
1993
Box: 1 Folder : 78 Schulman, Sarah
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 79 Schwochow, Casey
1995
Box: 1 Folder : 80 Smith, Kevin
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 81 Smith, Troy
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 82 Solestov, M.
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 83 Sparks, Asa H.
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 84 Speer, Hal
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 85 Staryhorn, Lena Stella
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 86 Stevenson, Alice
1995
Box: 1 Folder : 87 Stoltz, Vernon
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 88 Suelzle, Deb
1993-1994
Box: 1 Folder : 89 Tapper, Cheryl
1995
Box: 1 Folder : 90 Tomassi, Barbara
1995
Box: 1 Folder : 91 Treat, Trinity
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 92 Tuiletufuga, Leilani
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 93 Tyler
1993
Box: 1 Folder : 94 Ward, F.
1993
Box: 1 Folder : 95 Weyland, Jocko
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 96 Wien, Leora
1994

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Series II: Zines

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Folder : 97 Gateway Kate Productions Catalog
1996
Box: 1 Folder : 98 I (heart) Amy Carter #1
1992
Box: 1 Folder : 99 I (heart) Amy Carter #2
1993
Box: 1 Folder : 100 I (heart) Amy Carter #3
1993
Box: 1 Folder : 101 I (heart) Amy Carter #4
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 102 I (heart) Amy Carter #5
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 103 I (heart) Amy Carter #1 - Master
1992
Box: 1 Folder : 104 I (heart) Amy Carter #2 - Master
1993
Box: 1 Folder : 105 I (heart) Amy Carter #3 - Master
1993
Box: 1 Folder : 106 I (heart) Amy Carter #4 - Master
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 107 I (heart) Amy Carter #5 - Master
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 108 I (heart) Amy Carter - Source clippings
Undated
Box: 1 Folder : 109 Jailhouse Turn Out #1
1996
Box: 1 Folder : 110 Jailhouse Turn Out #1 - Master
Undated
Box: 1 Folder : 111 Thorn #1
Undated
Box: 1 Folder : 112 Thorn #2
1992
Box: 1 Folder : 113 Thorn #3
1993
Box: 1 Folder : 114 Thorn #4
1993
Box: 1 Folder : 115 Thorn #5
Undated
Box: 1 Folder : 116 Thorn #6
1994

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Series III: Ephemera

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Folder : 117 Artwork
Undated
Box: 1 Folder : 118 Pregnant Jimmy Carter postcards
Undated
Box: 2 Sailor dress

General

This dress was worn in a photograph taken by Tammy Rae Carland, which was used as the album cover for Bikini Kill's Pussy Whipped.

Undated

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