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Shores (Allen G.) Democratic National Convention Photographs
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Photographs taken by Allen Shores at the 1980 Democratic National Convention.
The 1980 Democratic National Convention had approximately 74 openly gay or lesbian delegates. The previous convention in 1976 had only 4. The 1980 convention was also the first time that an openly gay man had been nominated for one of the two top positions of either major political party.
100 photographs. 100 photographic prints
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