Finding Aid to the Sizzle Drag Show Photographs, 1986 Coll2014.038
Loni ShibuyamaProcessing this collection has been funded by a generous grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California
909 West Adams Boulevard
Los Angeles, California 90007
Language of Material: English
Contributing Institution: ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California
Title: Sizzle drag show photographs
Identifier/Call Number: Coll2014.038
Physical Description: 0.2 Linear Feet 1 archive carton.
Abstract: Photographs and other material from Sizzle, the first Gay Pride Night held at the Carriage Trade Restaurant and Lounge in Palm Springs, California, on June 28, 1986.
Directed by H. Gordon Chavez and Peter T. Romich, Sizzle was a two-act drag show celebrating Palm Springs' first Gay Pride Night on June 28, 1986.
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Donor and date of acquisition unknown.
[Box/folder #, or item name] Sizzle Drag Show Photographs, Coll2014-038, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.
Collection processed by Cooper Moll, August 2014.
The bulk of this collection is comprised of photographs from the drag show Sizzle, the first Gay Pride Night held at the Carriage Trade Restaurant and Lounge in Palm Springs, California, on June 28, 1986. The bulk of the collection is a scrapbook album that includes color photographs and publicity material. The collection contains 33 black and white photographs and 246 color photographs.
The Sizzle Scrapbook is at the beginning of the collection. Remaining folders are arranged in alphabetical order.
Subjects and Indexing Terms
Gay community--California--Palm Springs
Gay pride festivals