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Finding Aid to the Ernie Potvin Papers, 1947-1998 Coll2011.070
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Ernie Potvin papers

Box 1, Folder 1-2

Articles, writings by Potvin circa 1981-1982

Box 1, Folder 3

Award certificates 1982-1985


Award plaques

Box 1, Item 29

"Great American Yankee Freedom Band of Los Angeles; In appreciation to Ernie Potvin for Outstanding Service as Manager" 1978-1979

Box 1, Item 30

"Great American Yankee Freedom Band of Los Angeles; Special Service Award to Ernie Potvin" November 10, 1981

Box 1, Folder 4

Becoming a People by Jim Kepner, with annotations by Potvin 1995

Box 1, Folder 5

Clippings 1972-1998

Box 1, Folder 6

Correspondence 1984-1998

Box 1, Folder 7-9

Gay and lesbian article printouts from American Online (AOL) News and Associated Press (AP) 1997-1998

Box 1, Folder 10

Gay and lesbian organization flyers, mailers, and publicity material 1980-1998

Box 1, Folder 11

Gay Cuban refugees, interview notes 1980

Box 1, Folder 12

Graphic designs by Potvin 1978-1985

Item VV3083-VV3093

International Lesbian and Gay Association (ILGA) conference [video recording] 1994

General Physical Description note: 11 videocassettes (VHS).
Box 1, Folder 13

Kepner, Jim, memorial 1997-1998

Box 1, Folder 14

Lambda Arts Council, draft proposal 1979-1980

Box 1, Folder 15

Mailing and distribution lists 1981

Box 1, Folder 16

Moscow, Russia, gay and lesbian material 1996



Box 1, Folder 17

Anti-war protests undated

General Physical Description note: 5 b&w photographs.
Box 1, Folder 18

Potvin, Ernie 1983

General Physical Description note: 7 b&w photographs and 3 color photographs.
Box 1, Folder 20

Puerto Rico 1995-1996

General Physical Description note: 5 photographs.
Box 1, Folder 19

Puerto Rico gay parade 1996

General Physical Description note: 82 color photographs.
Box 1, Folder 21

Women Take Back the Night Rally 1980

General Physical Description note: 11 b&w photographs.
Box 1, Folder 22

Miscellaneous 1974-1997

General Physical Description note: 6 b&w photographs and 2 color photographs.

Scope and Contents

Includes photographs of Jim Kepner, a Griff's bar softball team portrait, a gay men's wrestling team, participants in a AIDS symposium session (1983), Tony Taylor, Colin Booth, Freddy Berkovitz of Dragazine, and the Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) group at the Los Angeles gay pride parade (1997).
Box 1, Folder 23

Miscellaneous paper printout images, annotated 1993

Scope and Contents

Includes images of Fred Frisbie, Louisa Sola, Don Slater, Marilyn van Veersen and Bren Chambers.
Box 1, Folder 24

Potvin Family history 1985-1992

Box 1, Folder 25

Puerto Rico Comunidad de Orgullo Gay 1974-1976

Box 1, Folder 26

Puerto Rico gay and lesbian material 1985-1995

Box 1, Folder 27

Theatrical performances by Potvin, publicity material 1947-1977

Box 1, Folder 28

Ventura County gay and lesbian resources 1988