Amber Hollibaugh Bay Area Coalition Against the Briggs Initiative slide show

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Amber Hollibaugh Bay Area Coalition Against the Briggs Initiative slide show
Dates: 1977
Collection Number: 1994-13
Creator/Collector:
Extent: .1 linear feet
Repository: GLBT Historical Society
San Francisco, California 94103
Abstract: The collection contains slides used in a slide show created by grassroots organizers of the Bay Area Coalition Against the Briggs Initiative (BACABI). The coalition coordinated the struggle against the initiative, Proposition 6, which would have banned gays and lesbians, and possibly anyone who supported gay rights, from working in California's public schools. Writer and activist Hollibaugh, the founding director the Lesbian AIDS Project (LAP) of the Gay Men's Health Crisis (GMHC) in New York City, traveled throughout rural California campaigning against the initiative.
Language of Material: English

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Preferred Citation

Amber Hollibaugh Bay Area Coalition Against the Briggs Initiative slide show. GLBT Historical Society

Scope and Content of Collection

The collection contains slides used in a slide show created by grassroots organizers of the Bay Area Coalition Against the Briggs Initiative (BACABI).The coalition coordinated the struggle against the initiative, Proposition 6, which would have banned gays and lesbians, and possibly anyone who supported gay rights, from working in California's public schools. Writer and activist Hollibaugh, the founding director the Lesbian AIDS Project (LAP) of the Gay Men's Health Crisis (GMHC) in New York City, traveled throughout rural California campaigning against the initiative. The collection also includes instructions, a list of images and the narrative for the slide show, "Don't Let It Happen Here." GSSO Linked Terms: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GSSO_003201

Indexing Terms

Politics and elections