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Maria Sanchez papers
2006-19  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Maria Sanchez papers
    Dates: 1950-1980
    Collection Number: 2006-19
    Creator/Collector:
    Extent: 1 manuscript box
    Repository: GLBT Historical Society
    San Francisco, California 94103
    Abstract: 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."
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Preferred Citation

    Maria Sanchez papers. GLBT Historical Society

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Stephen McNeil.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    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." The collection contains a small amount of correspondence; photographs; ephemera and news clippings from women's community events, disco clubs and bath houses; copies of "Disco Zine" and "Baseline"; reel-to-reel tapes of Sanchez's music mixes from 1978-1979; and personalia.

    Indexing Terms

    Music
    Nightlife
    Bathhouses