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Rest Stop Collection
GLC 128  
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Series 1 Subject Files, 1978-2001

Physical Description: 8 folders
box 1, folder 1

Art exhibition postcards, 1989-1992


Finding Our Own Healing [I], II and III, and Positive Art.
box 1, folder 2

Kam, Crayne ("Remembering Crayne," memorial notice), 1994, 2001

box 1, folder 3

Larson, Eric. And Edward Majul. Invitation to their holy union, 1978

box 1, folder 4

Metropolitan Community Church. AIDS brochure, undated

box 1, folder 5

Moving Mountains: GAPA Community HIV Project. Five year retrospective, 1994

box 1, folder 6

Rest Stop brochure, undated

box 1, folder 7

Rest Stop overview and history, undated

box 1, folder 8

Taylor, Lance (with Elizabeth Vivenzio). "Living With AIDS", undated


Series 2 Correspondence, 1991, undated

box 1, folder 9

Correspondence. Siskin, Sharon (California Arts Council grantees: Artist-in-residence / Client-as-teacher grantees; "The Healing Art" clipping) 1991, undated

box 1, folder 10

Correspondence. Memo from Barry Frederick and Paul Steindal to Board of Directors regarding Present and Future Programs at Rest Stop, undated


Series 3 Publications, 1988-1992

box 1, folder 11

Alert: News from the UFMCC on AIDS Legislation, Education, Research and Treatment [Universal Fellowship of Metropolitan Community Churches], March 1992


Contains "A Celebration of The Rev. Robert Pierce," among other news items.
box 1, folder 12

New Writings from Rest Stop (San Francisco), March 1990

box 1, folder 13

Rest Stop The Newsletter (San Francisco), 1988-1992


Series 4 Newspaper Articles, 1988-1996

box 1, folder 14

Clipping: "Rest Stop: Drop-In Center for PWAs Celebrates 1st Anniversary" by Douglas Comstock (in Bay Area Reporter ), May 26, 1988

box 1, folder 15

Clipping: "If You Need a Break: Rest Stop Is There" by Jan Newquist (in Bay Area Reporter ), December 15, 1988

box 1, folder 16

Clipping: "AIDS: The Youngest Victims" by Perri Klass (in The New York Times Magazine ), June 18, 1989

box 1, folder 17

Clipping: "Positive Faith" by Matthew Link, photos by Scott Whitten (in Metro Life Style: a Lesbian and Gay Magazine ), Fall/Winter 1995-1996


Series 5 Photographs, 1989-1993, undated

box 1, folder 18

Photograph album [color photocopy], 1989-1993, undated


This is a photocopy of the photo album pages in their original order. The photos have been removed from the original housing for conservation reasons.
box 1, folders 19-21

Photograph album [loose photos], 1989-1993, undated

Physical Description: 3 folders


Contains photos removed from the original album pages for conservation reasons. Photos are in the original order as demonstrated by the color photocopy of the original page layout. Subjects include Rest Stop gatherings such as a Halloween party, and participation in the San Francisco gay pride parade. Some staff members are pictured; and there is a print of Stephen Savage's photo of Doug Comstock, Paul Steindal, and Barry Frederick. There is an obituary and a Polaroid photo of a banner for the Reverend Virgil Hall.
box 1, folder 22

Photographs, 1989-[1991], undated


Contains photos of the Rest Stop contingent in a San Francisco gay pride parade, ACT UP Golden Gate banners and placards, 9th San Francisco AIDS Candlelight Memorial and Mobilization [1991], Stephen Savage photo of Rest Stop staff: Doug Comstock, Paul Steindal, and Barry Frederick.

Series 6 Videotapes, 67224 1989, undated

box 2

Celebrating the Life of James E. Sandmire, VHS videotape, May 20, 1989

box 2

Christians Living with HIV with Crayne Kam, master copy, VHS videotape, undated

box 2

Crayne Kam, VHS videotape, undated


Series 7 Buttons / Pins, undated

Physical Description: 3 items
box 2

Project Inform. It's Never Too Early ...to take charge of your health, undated

box 2

Play Safely. L.A. Cares, undated

box 2

Stop AIDS Project, undated