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William Bacon Blossom drawings
1995-25  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: William Bacon Blossom drawings
    Dates: 1993
    Collection Number: 1995-25
    Creator/Collector:
    Extent: .05 linear feet
    Repository: GLBT Historical Society
    San Francisco, California 94103
    Abstract: Three drawings by San Francisco-based landscape architect and ACT UP Golden Gate member William Bacon "Bill" Blossom, who died of AIDS on February 14, 1995.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Preferred Citation

    William Bacon Blossom drawings. GLBT Historical Society

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Gerard Koskovich on December 3, 1995.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Three drawings by San Francisco-based landscape architect and ACT UP Golden Gate member William Bacon "Bill" Blossom, who died of AIDS on February 14, 1995. Two preliminary color sketches on tissue paper of landscape plans for the rear patio at Red Dora's Café and Kiki Gallery. Site plan on vellum of the Castro and Market area as it appeared in 1989, prepared as an exhibit for Bringardner v. Cairns, a lawsuit resulting from the October 6, 1989, Castro Sweep police riot. GSSO linked terms: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GSSO_000374; http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GSSO_000521; http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GSSO_000521

    Indexing Terms

    Architecture
    AIDS (disease)
    Gay men