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Abstract This collection comprises minutes, meeting agendas, financial records, correspondence, memoranda, reports, press releases, newsletters, publications, legal papers, subject files, notes, photographs, ephemera, and a videocassette relating to the on-going activities of the Lesbian & Gay Rights Chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union Foundation of Southern California (ACLU-LGRC), in Los Angeles. The LGRC is the first ACLU chapter in the United States to address the civil rights of gay...
Dates: 1970 - 2004
Collection — Box: 1
Abstract News clippings, journal articles, pamphlets, flyers, printed materials from activist organizations, photographs, a videocassette and a DVD relating to pioneering lesbian activists Barbara Gittings and her partner of 46 years, Kay Tobin Lahusen. Active from the 1960s, Gittings marched in the first gay rights demonstrations at the White House, Pentagon and Independence Hall; she worked with Frank Kameny to persuade the American Psychiatric Association to remove homosexuality from its list of...
Abstract Clippings, catalogs, organizational records, flyers, pamphlets, correspondence, manuscripts, press material, posters and other printed material make up the Lesbian Legacy Collection Subject Files, begun in 1996 by lesbian feminist activist and librarian, Yolanda Retter, at the ONE Institute / International Gay & Lesbian Archives (now the ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives.) The collection consists of over a thousand files related to lesbian history and the women's rights movement,...
Dates: circa 1960-2008
Collection — Multiple Containers
Abstract Press releases, promotional letters, clippings, flyers, organization lists, articles, financial statements, conference programs, informational pamphlets, lobbying packets, fact sheets, publication lists, photographs, meeting minutes, legislative surveys, directories, policy papers, and questionnaires from the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force (NGLTF), 1973-2005. Founded in 1973, the goal of the NGLTF was to build and coordinate organizational support for pro-GLBT legislation and...
Dates: 1973-2005; Majority of material found within 1974 - 1989
Collection — Box: 1
Abstract Minutes, correspondence, newsletters, clippings, manuscripts, notes, financial records, flyers, photographs, audiocassettes, textiles, memorabilia and other material relating to the gay and lesbian veterans' organization, Veterans Council for American Rights and Equality (Veterans CARE), founded in Los Angeles in 1984 by James Highland. The bulk of the materials was collected and donated by Edward Westrick, who served as the organization's Commander, and relates to the activities of the Los...
Dates: 1920 - 2002; Majority of material found within 1984 - 1997
- Gay and lesbian rights 4
- Gays -- Civil rights 3
- Lesbian activists 2
- Lesbians -- Services for 2
- Gay and lesbian rights -- United States -- California 1
- Gay liberation movement 1
- Gay rights -- United States -- History -- 20th century 1
- Gays -- Services for 1
- Gays in the military -- United States 1
- Homosexuality 1
- Homosexuality -- Law and legislation -- California 1
- Homosexuality -- Law and legislation -- United States 1
- Lesbian artists 1
- Lesbian authors 1
- Lesbian feminism -- Archival resources 1
- Lesbian musicians 1
- Lesbian youth 1
- Lesbians -- United States -- History -- 20th century 1
- United States -- Army 1
- Veterans 1
- Women veterans 1 ∧ less
- American Civil Liberties Union of Southern California 1
- American Civil Liberties Union. Lesbian and Gay Rights Chapter 1
- Davidson, Jon W. 1
- Gittings, Barbara, 1932-2007 1
- Highland, James 1