Leather Archives and Museum


The Leather Archives & Museum (the LA&M), located in the Rogers Park neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois, United States, was founded by Chuck Renslow and Tony DeBlase in 1991, “as a community archives, library, and museum of Leather, kink, fetish, and BDSM history and culture.” Its mission statement reads, “Making leather, kink, BDSM, and fetish accessible through research, preservation, education and community engagement.” It is a 501(c)(3) organization.In addition to activities in Chicago, the LA&M sends "traveling" exhibits around the country, and provides email and telephone research assistance.The LA&M is open to those 18 years old or older due to the adult nature of some of its contents.


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