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Committee for Homosexual Freedom (San Francisco) Collection

 Collection — Folder: 1-3
Identifier: Coll2011-028
Abstract

Press statements, seminar outline, correspondence, photographs, clippings, flyers, legal documents, notes and other material documenting the activities of the Committee for Homosexual Freedom (CHF) in San Francisco, 1969-1980, which protested employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation. The collection includes photographs of demonstrations in San Francisco and Los Angeles.

Dates: 1969-1980; Majority of material found within 1969 - 1971

Barbara Gittings and Frank Kameny picket sign collection

 Collection
Identifier: Coll2018-026
Abstract

Seven picket signs from the earliest public demonstrations in the United States advocating for gay and lesbian rights, organized by Frank Kameny and Barbara Gittings, among others. The original protests and subsequent "Annual Reminder" demonstrations were held in Washington, D.C., New York City, and Philadelphia from 1965-1969, and were attended by east coast members of the Mattachine Society, Janus Society, and Daughters of Bilitis.

Dates: circa 1965-1969

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