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Christopher Street Liberation Day Committee (New York, N.Y.) Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Coll2011-023

Scope and Content

Clippings, news releases, flyers, financial reports, manuscript drafts, newsletters, event calenders, articles, correspondence, photographs, negatives, organization lists, meeting minutes, agendas, reports, and fact sheets documenting activities of the Christopher Street Liberation Day Committee in New York City, 1970-1987. The Committee organized the city's first gay pride events in 1970 to commemorate the Stonewall Riots of 1969. Many photographs of the pride parade are to be found in folders dated 1971-1973.

Dates

  • 1970-1987
  • Majority of material found within 1976 - 1978

Creator

Access

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Historical Note

The Christopher Street Liberation Day Committee formed in 1970 to commemorate the first anniversary of the Stonewall Riots and organized the city's first gay pride event.

Extent

0.4 Linear Feet ([13 folders])

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Clippings, news releases, flyers, newsletters, event calenders, articles, correspondence, photographs, negatives, organizational lists, meeting minutes, reports, and other material documenting the activity of the Christopher Street Liberation Day Committee (CSLDC), 1970-1985. The Committee organized the first gay pride events in New York in 1970 to commemorate the Stonewall Riots of 1969. Many photographs of the pride parade may be found in folders dated 1971-1973.

Processing Information

Processing this collection has been funded by a generous grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

In order to provide access to this collection, minimal processing on this collection was expedited in 2011. Date spans were given wherever possible, but do not reflect the most accurate inclusive dates.

Title
Christopher Street Liberation Day Committee (New York, N.Y.) Collection, 1970-1987
Status
Publish Basic
Author
Marc LaRocque
Date
(c) 2011
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Description is inEnglish.

Repository Details

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