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John C. Redding poster collection
1994-09  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: John C. Redding poster collection
    Dates: circa 1970-1990
    Collection Number: 1994-09
    Creator/Collector:
    Extent: 2 boxes of oversized posters
    Repository: GLBT Historical Society
    San Francisco, California 94103
    Abstract: The collection contains posters salvaged from public places in San Francisco by Redding. Most of these posters are 82 x 11 inch photocopied handbills for new wave, punk, or hard-core groups performing at local bars and nightclubs. Redding also collected AIDS and queer activist posters of the late 1980s and early 1990s, as well as a substantial number of posters for performance events.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Preferred Citation

    John C. Redding poster collection. GLBT Historical Society

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Judy Wilson on May 2, 1994.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The collection contains posters salvaged from public places in San Francisco by Redding. Most of these posters are 82 x 11 inch photocopied handbills for new wave, punk, or hard-core groups performing at local bars and nightclubs. Redding also collected AIDS and queer activist posters of the late 1980s and early 1990s, as well as a substantial number of posters for performance events.

    Indexing Terms

    Music
    Performance
    Bars and clubs