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Christine Schmidt papers
1995-09  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms
  • Additional collection guides

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Christine Schmidt papers
    Dates: 1977-1996
    Collection Number: 1995-09
    Creator/Collector:
    Extent: 6 linear feet (four cartons, two small oversize boxes)
    Repository: GLBT Historical Society
    San Francisco, California 94103
    Abstract: Christine Schmidt was Programs Director at the Billy DeFrank Community Center in San Jose from 1992 to 1994. As a student at San Jose State University (SJSU), she hosted the radio talk show, “Diagonally Speaking,” and was a student organizer with the Alternative Life Political Action Committee (ALPAC). This collection consists of subject files related to various queer issues, activities, and organizations collected by Christine Schmidt, as well as audiotapes of “Diagonally Speaking.”
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Preferred Citation

    Christine Schmidt papers. GLBT Historical Society

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Christine Schmidt, formerly Pamela Louise Schmidt, 1995-1997.

    Biography/Administrative History

    Christine Schmidt was Programs Director at the Billy DeFrank Community Center in San Jose from 1992 to 1994. As a student at San Jose State University (SJSU), she hosted the radio talk show, “Diagonally Speaking,” and was a student organizer with the Alternative Life Political Action Committee (ALPAC).

    Scope and Content of Collection

    This collection consists of subject files related to various queer issues, activities, and organizations collected by Christine Schmidt, as well as audiotapes of “Diagonally Speaking.” Significant topics and organizations include discrimination against queer people at SJSU, homophobia in the media, the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) (South Bay, San Francisco Bay Area and USA chapters), ROTC discrimination against queer people, and United Way of Santa Clara County. GSSO Linked Terms: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCIT_C16529; http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GSSO_000381; http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GSSO_008525

    Indexing Terms

    Education
    Lesbians
    Radio

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