Tom Ammiano collection of artwork

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GLBT Historical Society
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San Francisco, California 94103
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2020


Descriptive Summary

Title: Tom Ammiano collection of artwork
Dates: 1975-1999
Collection Number: 2014-23
Creator/Collector:
Extent: 5 linear feet
Repository: GLBT Historical Society
San Francisco, California 94103
Abstract: This collection contains works of art that were displayed in Assemblyman Tom Ammiano’s office. They are “Instrument of Peace, Tom” a painting by Gregg Cassin (1999); “Tommy/Ghandi,” a collage by Wolf (1975); a paper mache bowl by “Scairy Hairy [Toys]” (1996) and a poster from the No on 6 [Briggs Initiative] campaign with a banner that reads “don’t legalize discrimination.”
Language of Material: English

Access

Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation

Tom Ammiano collection of artwork. GLBT Historical Society

Acquisition Information

Gift of Jocelyn Polanco, Ammiano Office Field Representative for the 17th Assembly District, on November 18, 2014. Materials were donated on behalf of Tom Ammiano.

Scope and Content of Collection

This collection contains works of art that were displayed in Assemblyman Tom Ammiano’s office. They are “Instrument of Peace, Tom” a painting by Gregg Cassin (1999); “Tommy/Ghandi,” a collage by Wolf (1975); a paper mache bowl by “Scairy Hairy [Toys]” (1996) and a poster from the No on 6 [Briggs Initiative] campaign with a banner that reads “don’t legalize discrimination.”

Indexing Terms

Art
Politics and elections