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Finding Aid to the Larry C. Kephart Christopher Street West Collection Coll2014.111
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  • Biographical Note
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Immediate Source of Acquistion
  • Preferred Citation
  • Processing information
  • Scope and Content
  • Separated Materials
  • Related Materials
  • Conditions Governing Access

  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California
    Title: Larry C. Kephart Christopher Street West collection
    creator: Kephart, Larry C.
    Identifier/Call Number: Coll2014.111
    Physical Description: 0.1 Linear Feet
    Date (inclusive): 1982-2008
    Abstract: Christopher Street West slogan selection records, button designs, and drafts of the anthem for the 1982 Los Angeles pride parade and festival. Larry C. Kephart served as a board member and treasurer of Christopher Street West during the 1980s.

    Biographical Note

    Larry C. Kephart was a member of the Society of Pat Rocco Enlightened Enthusiasts (SPREE) in the 1970s. In the 1980s he was a Christopher Street West (CSW) board member and served as the treasurer of the organization from 1980 to 1981.

    Conditions Governing Use

    All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the ONE Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives at USC Libraries as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

    Immediate Source of Acquistion

    Deed of gift dated August 18, 2011.

    Preferred Citation

    [Box #, item,] Larry C. Kephart Christopher Street West Collection, Coll2014-111, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.

    Processing information

    Collection processed by Michael C. Oliveira, November 2014.

    Scope and Content

    The collection consists of documents for the 1982 Christopher Street West festival and parade, including a list of slogan entries, logo designs by Kephart, and drafts of the anthem written by Kephart for the festival and parade. Kephart's anthem, "A New Gay Dawning," was produced for the 1982 festival and parade. The collection also includes Kephart's digital images of the 2008 festival.

    Separated Materials

    Christopher Street West buttons and T-shirts were removed to the ONE Archives button and T-shirt collections
    Christopher Street West agenda and treasurer reports, 1980-1982, were removed to the Christopher Street West Association Collection, Coll2012-135

    Related Materials

    Christopher Street West Association Collection, Coll2012-135, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.
    Pat Rocco Papers, Coll2007-006, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.
    A new gay dawning - 1982 Gay Pride Concert - Highlights, Hollywood High School Auditorium, audio recordings ARR0383, AC2636

    Conditions Governing Access

    The collection is open to researchers. There are no access restrictions.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Gay pride festivals -- California -- Los Angeles
    Gay pride parades -- California -- Los Angeles
    Kephart, Larry C.
    Christopher Street West Association