Joseph Lane papers

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GLBT Historical Society
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2022


Descriptive Summary

Title: Joseph Lane papers
Dates: circa 1984-1998
Collection Number: 2021-18
Creator/Collector: Lane, Joseph
Extent: 3 linear feet (2 cartons and 1 painting)
Repository: GLBT Historical Society
San Francisco, California 94103
Abstract: The Joseph Lane papers document his work with the Shanti Project, an agency dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for people living with HIV/AIDS and other life-threatening or chronic illnesses. The collection predominantly includes material related to the PWA Activities Program, including photographs, papers, ephemera, artifacts, a painting, and flash drives of digitized material.
Language of Material: English

Access

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright to material has been transferred to the GLBT Historical Society. All requests for reproductions and/or permission to publish or quote from material must be submitted in writing to the GLBT Historical Society Archivist.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item]. Joseph Lane papers. Collection Number: 2021-18. GLBT Historical Society

Acquisition Information

Gift of Joseph Lane, August 2021.

Scope and Content of Collection

The Joseph Lane papers document his work with the Shanti Project, an agency dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for people living with HIV/AIDS and other life-threatening or chronic illnesses. The collection predominantly includes material related to the PWA Activities Program, including photographs, papers, ephemera, artifacts, a painting, and flash drives of digitized material. Lane is a retired Episcopal priest. He was active with Shanti from 1987-1991, and he was instrumental in developing the PWA Activities Program (later called Fun Squad, Recreation, and Activities).

Indexing Terms

Gay men
AIDS (disease)
Shanti Project
Health