The Maria Sanchez papers contain materials related to her career as a DJ in San Francisco. Sanchez was born in Cuba on November
14,1953 and raised in New York City. She was a popular San Francisco DJ, who spun records at many venues, including the Sutro
Bath House and the Fair Oaks Hotel. She was a member of the Bay Area Disco DJ Association (BADDA) and wrote a monthly disco
gossip column in "Baseline: Bay Area Disco Report."