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Gay community -- California -- Los Angeles County

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

An all-star reading of Valley of the Dolls collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: Coll2014-056

A flier, cast photograph, and signed program of an all-star reading of "Valley of the Dolls." The production was held on July 26 and 27, 2001, at the Renberg Theater at the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center as a benefit performance for the Victory Fund.

Dates: July 26-27, 2001

Doug Elliott papers

 Collection — Box 1: Series Series 1; Series Series 2
Identifier: Coll2013-111

USC Lambda Alumni Association records, vacation scrapbooks, gay theater show fliers, photographs and other documents from University of Southern California alum and educator Doug Elliott (1924-2008). The collection contains fliers and programs for the Highways Performance Space, Celebration Theatre, the Gay Games and other gay organizations. Photographs document Elliott's various trips abroad and in the United States.

Dates: 1987 - 1999; Majority of material found within 1991 - 1998

Andrew J. Epstein photographs

Identifier: Coll2011-009

The collection comprises prints of photographs by gay photographer and artist Andrew J. Epstein. The majority of the materials, including photographs and text panels, were part of the 2009 exhibition "Queer Culture: The Photographs of A.J. Epstein." The photographs document LGBT communities in Chicago, New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles, 1968-2009.

Dates: 1968 - 2011

Gay United Fund Records

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: Coll2012-118
Abstract Articles of Incorporation, financial documents, correspondence, notes, press releases, flyers, and other materials documenting activity of the Gay United Fund, 1979-1982. According to its literature, "The United Fund is an outgrowth of a resolution to create an annual charity function passed by the Imperial Council of Courts" in 1978. The Fund was intended to "raise and distribute funds to charitable organizations for the purchase of tangible items as a lasting tribute to the community's...
Dates: 1979-1982

Gay/Lesbian Network Collection

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: Coll2012-007

Mission statement, newsletter layouts, logo design sheets, article drafts, and press releases documenting activity of the Gay/Lesbian Network, 1983-1985. According to its mission statement, "the GLN is a non-profit, charitable, educational organization whose purpose is to transform the experience of being gay or lesbian so that people are nurtured and empowered to make a difference in the world."

Dates: 1983-1985

Pete Grieshaber photographs

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: Coll2012-105

Pete Grieshaber photographs, circa 1980s, consist of images of events and gatherings at Le Bar (mostly AIDS fundraisers in the later 1980s) as well as images of his friends, pets, assorted travels, and bowling league.

Dates: circa 1980s

David Spencer Papers

 Collection — Folder 1-2
Identifier: Coll2012-008

Correspondence, manuscripts, press release, flyers, photographs, and other material, 1975-1984, from David Spencer (also known as David Schwinkendorf). Spencer was a gay activist living in Los Angeles.

Dates: 1975-1984

Stuart Szidak photographs

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: Coll2012-024

The photographs consist of images of friends gathering at homes and on the beach, of a Los Angeles Christopher Street West pride parade, and of Radical Faeries gatherings, 1981-1985, undated.

Dates: 1981-1985, undated

United States Mission collection

Identifier: Coll2012-125
Abstract Correspondence, financial documents, flyers, notes, meeting minutes, articles, legal documents, press releases, pamphlets, essays, and other material documenting activities of the United States Mission of Los Angeles' gay and lesbian community, 1962-2002. The U.S. Mission was a non-sectarian religious organization founded in 1962 by Rev. Robert Humphries to provide social services to homeless residents of downtown Los Angeles; and, beginning in the late-1960s, advocating for gay and lesbian...
Dates: 1962-2002; Majority of material found within 1975 - 1987

Uptown Gay and Lesbian Alliance records

Identifier: Coll2016-004
Abstract The Uptown Gay and Lesbian Alliance (UGLA) collection consists of board minutes, agendas, financial records, UGA and UGLA newsletters, articles of incorporation, bylaws, UGLA's "Book of History and Procedures," brochures, membership records, clippings about UGLA, photographs and video recordings. The organization serves the Northeastern Los Angeles LGBT community as a philanthropic and educational non-profit, adhering to its mission as a community network source for gays and lesbians, and an...
Dates: 1980-2012