Whitman-Radclyffe Foundation Collection, 1972-1979 Coll2012.005

Finding aid prepared by Marc LaRocque
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Title: Whitman-Radclyffe Foundation Collection
Identifier/Call Number: Coll2012.005
Contributing Institution: ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives
Language of Material: English
Storage Unit: 1
Physical Description: 0.1 linear foot. [1 folder]
Date (inclusive): 1972-1979
Abstract: Flyers, clippings, articles, correspondence, contracts, reports, press releases, handwritten notes, project proposals, financial documents, meeting minutes, and other material documenting activities of the Whitman-Radclyffe Foundation (WRF), 1972-1976. WRF was founded in San Francisco in 1972 as the "education, research, and charitable arm" of the California Committee for Sexual Law Reform (established in 1971).
creator: Whitman-Radclyffe Foundation.

Historical Note

The Whitman-Radclyffe Foundation (WRF) began in San Francisco in 1972 as the "education, research, and charitable arm" of the California Committee for Sexual Law Reform (established in 1971). In addition to educational outreach focused on improving public perception of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender experience, WRF assisted individuals and organizations "in formulating programs and securing funding to provide services to the homosexual community not provided by existing social services and civil rights organizations."

Access

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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

Box #, folder #, Whitman-Radclyffe Foundation Collection, Coll2012-005, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, Los Angeles, California

Processing Information

In order to provide access to this collection, minimal processing on this collection was expedited in 2011. Date spans were given wherever possible, but do not reflect the most accurate inclusive dates.

Scope and Content

Flyers, clippings, articles, correspondence, contracts, reports, press releases, handwritten notes, project proposals, financial documents, meeting minutes, and other material documenting activities of the Whitman-Radclyffe Foundation (WRF), 1972-1976. WRF was founded in San Francisco in 1972 as the education, research, and charitable arm of the California Committee for Sexual Law Reform (established in 1971). The WRF conducted educational outreach and also assisted "individuals and organizations in formulating programs and securing funding to provide services to the homosexual community not provided by existing social services and civil rights organizations."

Subjects and Indexing Terms

California Committee for Sexual Law Reform.
Gay activists
Gay community--California--San Francisco
Gays--Services for
Lesbian activists
Lesbians--Services for