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GLBT Historical Society

The GLBT Historical Society collects, preserves, exhibits and makes accessible to the public materials and knowledge to support and promote understanding of LGBTQ history, culture and arts in all their diversity. Founded in 1985, we are recognized internationally as a leader in the field of LGBTQ public history. The GLBT Historical Society is a registered 501(c)3 educational nonprofit organization.

Contact Information:  
GLBT Historical Society Archives & Research Center 
989 Market Street 
Lower Level San Francisco, CA 94103 
Telephone: (415) 777-5455
Email: reference@glbthistory.org

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GLBT Historical Society
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Description : Castro Street is at the center of San Francisco's Castro neighborhood, thought to be the mecca of gay culture since the mid to late 20th century. It has seen a number of riots and protests over the years, relating primarily to the pursuit to gay civil rights. Additional Description : Notes on original container: Fruit Punch 5-12-79 Part 1 Mini Riot on Castro Street. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
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Description : UC Protest, J.J. Noire, Before Stonewell Film, Valejo [sic] Interviews. Content of University of California protest of interest; could it be related to anti-apartheid protests held on university campuses during the same year? Details around other audio subjects unknown. Additional Description : Notes on original container: Angels of the Lyre (Poetry) Fruit Punch 1/14/76 (Inc. Continuity) Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
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Description : The CABLE CAR AWARDS were presented to outstanding LGBT performers, composers, arts groups, actors, playwrights and athletes in San Francisco. Additional Description : Notes on original container: KPFA 1982 Cable Car Awards Ceremonies (Pancake-no reel) Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Description : The White Night riots were a series of violent events sparked by an announcement of the lenient sentencing of Dan White for the assassinations of San Francisco Mayor George Moscone and of Harvey Milk, a member of the city's Board of Supervisors who was among the first openly gay elected officials in the United States. Additional Description : Notes on original container: 5/23/79 White Monday - Coverage of the riots in protest of the manslaughter conviction of Dan White, murderer...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
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Description :  This recording contains raw interviews relating to the Women's Training Center lawsuit, in which a group of men filed a discrimination suit based on gender discrimination in gyms.   Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Note : Audio has buzz throughout. Description : Gala 1993 (California Club) [Emperor Douglas and Empress Velveeta Mozzarella The International Imperial Court System (IICS) also known as the International Court System is one of the oldest and largest LGBT organizations in the world. It was founded in San Francisco, California, in 1965 by José Sarria. This recording relates to the San Francisco chapter. Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project...
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Description : Dan White was a member of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors. He assassinated San Francisco Mayor George Moscone and Supervisor Harvey Milk, on Monday, November 27, 1978, at City Hall. In a controversial verdict that led to the coining of the legal slang "Twinkie defense", White was convicted of manslaughter rather than murder in the deaths of Milk and Moscone. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Note : No audio until 00:02:27, and no audio in last minute. Description : Originally founded in 1976 as the Imperial Guards of San Francisco, the club served as an unofficial liaison between the Imperial Courts and the Leather-Levi's community. Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Note : Ends abruptly, as on original tape. Description : Nancy Shaw, psychotherapist, talks in Berkeley about conversion therapy, or the controversial method of attempting to change a person's sexual orientation from homosexual or bisexual to heterosexual. Shaw was also an activist in the 1970s and was the first female professor at UC Santa Cruz where she was initially denied tenure by Chancellor Robert Sinsheimer, despite being highly recommended for promotion. She would be involved in a long...
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GLBT Historical Society
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Note : Buzz in background, ends abruptly as on original tape. Description : Focuses on issues around the women's movement in San Francisco and how it relates to gay culture. Additional Description : Notes on original container: Check contents, Gay B4 Women's Movement KPFA-FM Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Note : Part 1 ends abruptly, as on tape but resumes on part 2 around 00:07:00. First 7 minutes of part 2 overlap with the end of part 1. Description : Gala – Candidates Presentation – (CA Club) 1990 Emperor Jerry Coletti and Empress Pat Montclair. The International Imperial Court System (IICS) also known as the International Court System is one of the oldest and largest LGBT organizations in the world. It was founded in San Francisco, California, in 1965 by José Sarria. This recording...
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