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Mattachine Society minutes, 1953-1954.
BANC MSS 2006/119 box 1
Collection Overview

Title:

Mattachine Society minutes, 1953-1954

Creator/Contributor:

Mattachine Society, creator

Abstract:

Contains the minutes of the Board of Directors and the Coordinating Council. Also includes memos, press releases, goals, questionnaires and other handouts relating to the Mattachine Society and the Council on Religion and the Homosexual.

Date:

1953 (issued)

Subject:

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Mattachine Society -- Archives
Council on Religion and the Homosexual (San Francisco, Calif.)
Gay rights -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Gay liberation movement -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Gays -- United States -- History -- 20th century

Note:

Mattachine Society minutes, BANC MSS 2006/119, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
In English.
The Mattachine Society was founded in 1950 in Los Angeles, Calif. to challenge anti-gay discrimination and to build a positive homosexual community and culture. The group spread throughout the United States including Chicago and New York City.
Forms part of the Sexuality and gender collection.

Type:

Minutes.

Physical Description:

print
1 box (.4 linear feet)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2006/119 box 1

Origin:

California