Robinson (David) collection Edit


Finding Aid Author
Kyle Morgan
Finding Aid Date
(c) 2013
Description Rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of Description
Description is in <language langcode="eng" scriptcode="Latn">English.</language>
Processing this collection has been funded by a generous grant from the Council on Library and Information Resources.


  • 1993, undated (Creation)


  • 0.1 Linear Feet (Whole)
    [1 folder]

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  • Separated Materials

    Separated T-shirts:

    “AIDSGATE” written in pink on an image of Ronald Reagan with pink eyes against a green backdrop. White T-shirt.

    “Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free…” in black and “LIES” in red against a black backdrop. Image of the Statue of Liberty with red eyes and the middle finger extended. ACT-UP logo on back. White half T-shirt.

    “SP-PG” written in white against a black backdrop. White T-shirt.

    “Sexual Warrior 2” in green and orange. White T-shirt.

    “Queer Nation” in white atop a blue and red image of the United States. White T-shirt.

    Separated comic book:

    "The Foster Kid's Guide to HIV Testing." YELL, The Youth Education LifeLine of ACT-UP.

  • Administrative History

    The Barbara McClintock Project to Cure AIDS was proposed as a United States Presidential program, independent from the National Institutes of Health, to find a cure for AIDS. Pink Tank seems to have been a group of "radical queers" that called for a more visible and vocal gay voice.

  • Scope and Contents

    Barbara McClintock Project to Cure AIDS records from 1993 and an undated booklet from the group Pink Tank.

  • Abstract

    Barbara McClintock Project to Cure AIDS records from 1993 and an undated booklet from the group Pink Tank.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    The collection is open to researchers. There are no access restrictions.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the ONE Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives at USC Libraries as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

  • Acquisition

    Donated by David Robinson in August 2009.

  • Processing Information

    Collection processed by Kyle Morgan, 2013

  • Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder #, or item name] David Robinson Collection, Coll2013-047, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.


  • Type
    Mixed Materials
    Container 1 Type
    Container 1 Indicator