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Finding aid to the Allen G. Shores Democratic National Convention photographs Coll2012.009
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  • Processing Information
  • Biographical/Historical note
  • Scope and Contents note
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information

  • Title: Allen G. Shores Democratic National Convention photographs
    Identifier/Call Number: Coll2012.009
    Contributing Institution: ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Storage Unit: 1
    Physical Description: 100.0 photographs. 100 photographic prints
    Date: 1980
    Abstract: Photographs taken by Allen Shores at the 1980 Democratic National Convention.

    Processing Information

    Processing this collection has been funded by a generous grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

    Biographical/Historical note

    The 1980 Democratic National Convention had approximately 74 openly gay or lesbian delegates. The previous convention in 1976 had only 4. The 1980 convention was also the first time that an openly gay man had been nominated for one of the two top positions of either major political party.

    Scope and Contents note

    Photographs taken by Allen Shores at the 1980 Democratic National Convention. Most of the photographs are of the Lesbian & Gay Caucus or of members of the caucus.

    Access

    The collection is open to researchers. There are no access restrictions.

    Publication Rights

    Researchers wishing to publish material must obtain permission in writing from ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives as the physical owner of the material. Note that permission to publish does not constitute copyright clearance. ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives can grant copyright clearance only for those materials for which we hold copyright. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain copyright clearance for all other materials from the copyright holder(s).

    Preferred Citation

    Allen G. Shores Democratic National Convention Photographs, Coll2012-009, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, Los Angeles, California

    Acquisition Information

    Photographs were gifted to the archives by Allen G. Shores, December 23, 1998.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Democratic National Convention
    Gays--Political activity