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Bay Brick Inn records
1994-23  
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Table of contents What's This?
  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms
  • Additional collection guides

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Bay Brick Inn records
    Dates: 1982-1987
    Collection Number: 1994-23
    Creator/Collector: Hewitt, Lauren
    Extent: 1.85 linear feet
    Repository: Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Historical Society
    San Francisco, California 94105
    Abstract: The collection contains records from the Bay Brick Inn (also known as the Baybrick Inn), a popular South of Market guest house, bar and club for women owned by Lauren Hewitt that was open from 1982-1987.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Collection is open for research. Funding for processing this collection was provided by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).

    Preferred Citation

    Bay Brick Inn records. Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Historical Society

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Lauren Hewitt in 1995.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The collection contains records from the Bay Brick Inn (also known as the Baybrick Inn), a popular South of Market guest house, bar and club for women owned by Lauren Hewitt that was open from 1982-1987. The Bay Brick Inn was an important lesbian institution in San Francisco. There are administrative records, including correspondence; publicity materials, including event calendars and press releases; information about, and demo tapes from the entertainers -- primarily musicians and comedians-- who performed at Bay Brick; and photographs. This collection was formerly the Lauren Hewitt papers. The collection has been arranged into five series: Administrative; Publicity; Entertainers; Photographs; and Audiotapes.

    Indexing Terms

    Lesbian bars
    San Francisco (Calif.)

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