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Finding Aid to the Douglas Sandler Private Harvey Milk Stamps Coll2014.078
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  • Biographical Note
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Immediate Source of Acquisition
  • Preferred Citation
  • Processing Information
  • Scope and Contents
  • Conditions Governing Use

  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California
    Title: Douglas Sandler private Harvey Milk stamps
    creator: Sandler, Douglas
    Identifier/Call Number: Coll2014.078
    Physical Description: 0.1 Linear Feet 1 folder
    Date (inclusive): 2012
    Abstract: Stamps designed and commissioned by Douglas Sandler to honor slain San Francisco supervisor, Harvey Milk and printed in 2012 by a company in Auckland, New Zealand. Sandler commissioned his own private stamps to create an interest in stamp collecting and the causes he supported.

    Biographical Note

    Douglas Sandler was born in New York, New York. He graduated from Parkview High School in Lilburn, Georgia. He went on to Gulf Coast Community College, Panama City, Florida, where he graduated with associates degrees in 2010 and in 2012.

    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 Acquisition

    Letter in lieu of deed of gift, dated April 30, 2013.

    Preferred Citation

    [Box #, folder #,] Douglas Sandler Private Harvey Milk Stamps, Coll2014-078, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.

    Processing Information

    Collection processed by Michael C. Oliveira, October 2014.

    Scope and Contents

    The collection consists of three sheets of ten stamps designed and commissioned by Douglas Sandler to honor slain San Francisco supervisor, Harvey Milk. The stamps were printed by a company in Auckland, New Zealand. The collection also contains a first day cover from Sandler's "Panama City Private Local Post" cancelled November 27, 2012.

    Conditions Governing Use

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

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Commemorative postage stamps--United States--History.
    Sandler, Douglas
    Milk, Harvey (Harvey Bernard Milk)