Affectionate Men

Affectionate Men: A Photographic History of a Century of Male Couples (1850′s to 1950′s)

Affectionate Men: A Photographic History of a Century of Male Couples (1850′s to 1950′s), by Russell Bush, St. Martin’s Press, 1998. New out-of-print paperback for $50. Before Jeffrey Deitcher’s Dear Friends: American Photographs of Men Together, 1840-1918 (2001) and John Ibson’s Picturing Men: A Century of Male Relationships in Everyday American Photography (2002), photographic collector [...]


Donate to Original Plumbing’s fundraiser to launch a bigger and better website.

Original Plumbing has 3 days left to reach their goal of $20,000 in order to build a bigger and better website for all of us to use! The Bureau just contributed, and you can, too! Donate here.

opening at noon today

We expect low traffic today, but please let us know if you plan on coming in. We’ll make coffee for you.

Tonight’s event postponed due to blizzard

The Bureau has postponed the readings by Martin Hyatt, Luis Jaramillo, and Andrew Zornoza to Friday, March 15. Happy blizzard to all!

Samantha Box

Tonight, Thursday, February 7, 6-9: Opening reception for Samantha Box: Invisible

SAMANTHA BOX – INVISIBLE A series of photographs taken between 2005 – 2012, documenting homeless queer and transgender youth in New York City February 7 – 28, 2013 Opening: Thursday, February 7 from 6-9 PM Since 2005, Samantha Box has dedicated herself to documenting New York City’s community of homeless lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) youth. Her on-going [...]