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Jack McGowan Gay Softball Collection
GLC 115  
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Description
The collection includes photographs, programs, clippings, clothing, and publications on the Gay Softball League (GSL) and the Community Softball League (CSL).
Background
Jack "Irene" McGowan along with Mark Brown and Everett Hedrick founded the San Francisco Gay Softball League in the 1970s, laying the foundation for other gay sports organizations and later the Gay Games.
Extent
4 boxes, 1 oversized box
Restrictions
Availability
The collection is available for use during San Francisco History Center hours, with photographs available during Photo Desk hours.