Leather Archives & Museum hosts ARLIS Intern

Chicago, IL - The Leather Archives & Museum [LA&M] announces the arrival of Allison R. Wickman from the Art Libraries Society of North America [ARLIS] Internship program. She will be spending approximately 5 weeks at the LA&M creating a user guide…Read More

International Mr. Leather set to transfer to the Renslow Charitable Foundation benefiting the Leather Archives

CHICAGO -Chuck Renslow, founder of International Mr. Leather and the Leather Archives & Museum, announced plans to donate or give International Mr. Leather, Inc. to the Renslow Charitable Foundation with the Leather Archives & Museum as the sole…Read More


The Leather Archives & Museum is thrilled to announce the opening of the brand-new Leather SINS Screening Room Exhibit! This Grand Opening will take place June 20th, at 2:00pm. Now that the room is open, viewers can wander in at the end of their museum…Read More

All the information you need

We have lots planned for the 31st International Mr. Leather Weekend. All the information you need is here: http://www.leatherarchives.org/resources/iml/iml.htm

LA&M Annual Memberrship Meeting May 24, 12:30 pm

Spring has finally arrived and spring in Chicago means one thing. International Mr. Leather is just around the corner! With IML comes the Leather Archives & Museum's General Meeting of Membership Luncheon. This event will take place on Sunday, May 24th.…Read More

It's Membership Renewal Time

We have had many exciting accomplishments in 2008 and have plans for impressive growth in 2009, but we need YOU to help us. Some of the things we hope to do in the coming year include: The formation of a speaker’s bureau Developing a program for…Read More

History by Jack Rinella

LeatherViews Ezine for Issue number 6 Sunday, February 08, 2009 History By Jack Rinella During a recent online chat I was asked to explain the definition of the title a "Leatherman" to one of the men chatting with us, since one of the women online was…Read More
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