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Lambda Archives of San Diego
by Beautiful Lesbian Thespians (BLT); Labrys Productions
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Description : This is footage of a lesbian variety show produced by the Beautiful Lesbian Thespians (BLT) / Labrys Productions theater group. The variety show format featured a series of songs, parodies, skits, and plays. Additional notes : Note in box: videotape from Kithey Gately. Vertez Burks, Veronica Cunningham, Andrea Villa, Lesbian Health Heros video by Cindy Nelson UCSD with Renee Richetts, Diane F. Germain & others, Roxanne Orneles, Sherry Hopwood, Lois Gail & Kithey Gately....
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Note : There is no content from 00:25:58 to 00:32:42, as on original tape. Description : Diane Germain is a French-American lesbian-feminist psychiatric social worker who created and conducted a strength group for Women Survivors of Incest and/or Childhood Molest for five years. She was one of the founding mothers of Dykes on Hikes, The Lesbian Referral Service, Beautiful Lesbian Thespians, and California Womens Art Collective; an early principal of the San Diego Lesbian Organization; and a...
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Lambda Archives of San Diego
by Lesbian and Gay Historical Society San Diego
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Description : 4 Oral History Interviews conducted by the Lesbian and Gay Historical Society of San Diego during San Diego LGBT Pride 1991 Walter Butano, James Abrams, Emilio Velaquez, and Fundi. Additional Description : Note on original container: Walter Butand 3:40, James Abrams 5:10, Emilio Velaquez 12:30, Fundi 16:00 Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the...
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by Lambda Archives of San Diego
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Description : Part of Lambda Archives' celebratory event "Heroines, Pioneers and Trailblazers" held March 19, 2016 in San Diego, CA. As a regular blood donor, Barbara Vick noticed screening questions at the blood bank in early 1983 that explicitly excluded gay men from giving blood. In those early days of AIDS fear about transmission ran high. Barbara decided to establish an account with the San Diego Blood Bank that gay men could upon if they needed blood. As a member of the newly...
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Lambda Archives of San Diego
by Moore, Rick; Dilno, Jeri
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Additional Title : Blood Sisters Series Title : Out in San Diego Description : Out in San Diego (OISD) was an LGBT radio program that aired on KPBS in the mid-1980s. Producers included Rick Moore and Jeri Dilno, both active participants in the San Diego LGBT movement and local political organizations. This reel includes a broadcast segment from July 12, 1983. The primary topic is the Blood Sisters program. Blood Sisters was founded by the San Diego Democratic Club (SDDC). SDDC member Barbara...
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by Lambda Archives of San Diego
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Description : Part of Lambda Archives' celebratory event "Heroines, Pioneers and Trailblazers" held March 19, 2016 in San Diego, CA. Susan Jester is a 3rd generation Californian who grew up in Palm Springs and moved to San Diego to attend San Diego State University in the early 60's. Raised in a strict evangelical home, Susan struggled with her sexuality until finally coming out at age 40 in 1983. When the AIDS epidemic struck the gay community in the early 80's, she used her...
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Lambda Archives of San Diego
by Lambda Archives of San Diego
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Description : Recorded as part of the Lambda Archives of San Diego's 20th anniversary. Additional Description : Vertez Burks was another newcomer to San Diego in 1985, when she arrived to spend a summer vacation. Now 20 years later, Burks says she still feels like it is summer vacation, but she also feels she's made a home for herself here. "I walked into The Center (Gay and Lesbian Center of San Diego) behind the Brass Rail (oldest gay bar in San Diego) and my life has never been the...
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by Lambda Archives of San Diego
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Description : Dr. Delores A. Jacobs is the chief executive officer of The San Diego Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Community Center. She is nationally recognized as a skilled and powerful leader, responsible for managing one of the oldest, largest and most dynamic LGBT community centers in the country. Jacobs is the longest-serving chief executive in The Center’s history. She first joined The Center in 1998, and served as the director of The Center’s Behavioral Health...
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Description : A presentation given at the Metropolitan Community Church of San Diego. Margarethe Cammermeyer was the highest ranking officer in any service of the US armed forces to be discharged based on her sexual prefrence. Reverend Dusty Pruitt entered the army as a second lieutenant in 1970, where she came to the realization that she was a lesbian. After completing her army service she studied at the Iliff School of Theology in Denver, Colorado, becoming the first openly gay or lesbian...
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Description : Part of Lambda Archives' celebratory event "Heroines, Pioneers and Trailblazers" held March 19, 2016 in San Diego, CA. In 1990 Laurie Leonard established Mama's Kitchen, a food delivery service, whose core belief is that everyone is entitled to the basic necessity of life — nutritious food. Prior to that Laurie was volunteering at a food pantry for people living with AIDS when she noticed that some of her regular shoppers were becoming homebound - too weak to shop for...
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Note : Lots of quick edits throughout, as in original tape. Description : Karibu (the Center for Social Support and Education) is an AIDS support organization in San Diego. Originally focused on African American GBT men, Karibu has expanded to provide educational and support services to AIDS/HIV afflicted individuals regardless of race, gender, sexuality, or health status, including providing emergency housing. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Call Number : V0789 Rights : Copyrighted....
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Lambda Archives of San Diego
by [Lesbian and Gay Historical Society San Diego]
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Series Title : Lesbian History Project Description : Chris Tyson was a bartender at The Flame, a lesbian bar in San Diego. She is a "lipstick lesbian" with a unique point of view. This interview includes her family background, realization of her sexuality, opinions on sexuality, bartending, erotic dance, and Slightly Older Lesbians. Call Number : C361 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD). Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by...
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by Lambda Archives of San Diego
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Description : Recorded as part of the Lambda Archives of San Diego's 20th anniversary. Additional Description : Todd F. Stevens became the first openly gay president of the 110-year-old San Diego County Bar Association in 1999, the year he was named Gay Pride Man of the Year. Stevens is a lawyer with Keeney Waite & Stevens and a regular contributor of pro bono legal services for people with HIV/AIDS, for which the California State Bar Association recognized him in 1993. Stevens serves as...
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Description : Karibu (the Center for Social Support and Education) is an AIDS support organization in San Diego. Originally focused on African American GBT men, Karibu has expanded to provide educational and support services to AIDS/HIV afflicted individuals regardless of race, gender, sexuality, or health status, including providing emergency housing. Call Number : V0796 Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD)....
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Note : In part 1 there is a radio program in the right audio channel until 00:03:15, and occasionally afterward. Right channel audio also occasionally drops out or becomes hiss or buzz. Description : AIDS Walk San Diego began in 1986 as San Diego Walks for Life, a charity run designed to raise money to support those living with AIDS. Every years thousands of individuals, teams, clubs, businesses, schools, and faith organizations participate in the walk. Source : 2 Tapes of 2: 1/2 inch videotape...
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Lambda Archives of San Diego
by Metropolitan Community Church of San Diego
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Note : Start of video says it contains narration but does none can be heard on tape. Description : Reverend David Farrell served the San Diego LGBT community as Senior Pastor of the Metropolitan Community Church of San Diego for 20 years, providing a safe, caring environment where people could come for support in the early days of the LGBT civil rights movement and throughout the AIDS crisis. As Senior Pastor, Rev. Farrell also helped unify the LGBT community into a political force. He was...
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Lambda Archives of San Diego
by Lambda Archives of San Diego
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Description : Recorded as part of the Lambda Archives of San Diego's 20th anniversary. Additional Description : The community positions Aaron Borovoy has held throughout the years and the honors he's received are plentiful: President, Temple of Emmanuel in Del Cerro neighborhood of San Diego- The first openly gay President of mainstream synagogue in San Diego; Board of Directors, Imperial Court de San Diego; Secretary, AIDS Memorial Task Force; Member, Grocery Hearts Organizing Committee....
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Call Number : 95.06.01.69 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD). LASD has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity...
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Additional Title : Hearsay, Rumors, Gossip Description : Conversations with the Navy women involved in the Dixon Witch Hunt military case that received national attention from 1982-1983. In 1982, several heterosexual women aboard the submariner USS Dixon gave the Naval Investigative Service (NIS) a list of women they suspected to be lesbians, sparking an investigation into the activities of these women. Through threats of court-martial the NIS convinced one of the suspects to confess and...
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Description : Footage of an AIDS prayer vigil held in September of 1986 at the Metropolitan Community Church of San Diego. The prayer was led by Reverend David Farrell and speakers include activist Nicole Murray Ramirez and Reverend Steve Peters. Call Number : V0913 Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD). Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the...
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Lambda Archives of San Diego
by Nobiletti, Frank
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Note : Part 3 levels drop gradually from 00:35:00 to end. Part 4 levels drop gradually for first five minutes then come back up. Description : Bernie Michels is one of The Center’s founders. With Jess Jessop, he called the very first meetings of the Planning Committee in 1972, and later became Executive Director of the committee. About 1967, Bernie slowly began exploring his sexual orientation, coming out fully when he started attending early meetings of the Gay Liberation Front (GLF) in Los...
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by Moore, Rick; Dilno, Jeri
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Series Title : Out in San Diego Description : Out in San Diego (OISD) was an LGBT radio program that aired on KPBS in the mid-1980s. Producers included Rick Moore and Jeri Dilno, both active participants in the San Diego LGBT movement and local political organizations. This reel covers a week of the program in June 1985. Topics include the San Diego Pride parade and festival, the Gay Freedom Band, and a two-part segment on the military and AIDS. Call Number : L1995.06.01.45 Rights :...
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Series Title : Out in San Diego Description : Out in San Diego (OISD) was an LGBT radio program that aired on KPBS in the mid-1980s. Producers included Rick Moore and Jeri Dilno, both active participants in the San Diego LGBT movement and local political organizations. This reel contains the very first episode of the show. Call Number : 95.06.01.75 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD). LASD has given Institution permission to provide access to the...
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Description : This video is about the organization Lesbians and Gays of African Descent United (LAGADU), taken in the year it was founded. LAGADU was founded in San Diego in 1989. It was the first African-American group to march in San Diego's Gay Pride Parade. LAGADU was formed by local activist Martie Mackey in 1989 as a way to support and unify her fellow African American LGBT community. The group organized fellowship programs and educational forums that emphasized safe sex and leadership...
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by Nobiletti, Frank
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Description : This is an interview with Jeri Dilno, particularly regarding her experiences in the military, and activism in the 1950s and 1970s. Jeri Dilno has been involved in the LGBT community since the 1950s. She joined the Air Force in 1958 and received an undesirable discharge in 1961 under suspicion of homosexuality (later changed to honorable after she fought the charge). She returned to San Diego in the 1970s and was heavily involved in many LGBT organizations and causes, both social...
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Call Number : 95.06.01.59 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD). LASD has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity...
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Note : Print through can be heard during the first minute of program. Call Number : 95.06.01.46 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD). LASD has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or...
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Description : Recorded as part of the Lambda Archives of San Diego's 20th anniversary. Additional Description : Bob Nelson is a member of the Board of Directors of The San Diego LGBT Community Center. He has served on the Finance Committee of the Greater San Diego Business Association and on the Advisory Board for the San Diego Human Dignity Foundation. Nelson is currently a member of the board of directors and secretary-treasurer of both the San Diego Convention Center Corporation and San...
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Description : Footage of an Imperial Court de San Diego event with Emperor Carlos Silva and Empress Tiffany Daniels. The international Court System was founded in 1965 by WWII veteran and gay rights activist Jose Sarria. The first chapter was established in San Francisco and has since expanded to 68 cities in the US, Mexico, and Canada. The Imperial Court (possibly the world's largest LGBT organization) is a charity organization that runs numerous fundraisers and letter writing campaigns. The...
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Lambda Archives of San Diego
by San Diego Pride
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Description : Highlights of San Diego LGBTQ Pride Parade, Rally and Festival Additional Description : On original container: Pride Worldwide 2002 San Diego Pride July 26-28, 2002 With your hosts Big Mike, Sybil Stunning, and Laura Jane Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Call Number : L2013.63 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials...
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Note : A few brief segments of content between 00:04:15 to 00:04:22. Beginning-00:04:20: Death of a Lover; 00:04:20-00:08:20: Sports and Lesbians; 00:08:20-end: Lesbian Personality. Call Number : 95.06.01.60 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD). LASD has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written...
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Note : Ends abruptly. Description : These are a series of short interviews conducted by Lambda Archives at the San Diego Pride Festival in 1998. They focus on members of the senior groups SWAP (Seniors With a Purpose), FOG (Fellowship of Older Gays) and SAGE (Seniors Active in a Gay Environment). Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Call Number : V0129 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD). Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by...
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by Moore, Rick; Dilno, Jeri
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Series Title : Out in San Diego Description : Out in San Diego (OISD) was an LGBT radio program that aired on KPBS in the mid-1980s. Producers included Rick Moore and Jeri Dilno, both active participants in the San Diego LGBT movement and local political organizations. This reel covers a show in August 1985. The main topic was Damien Martin speaking about the Harvey Milk School. Call Number : 95.06.01.54 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD). LASD has...
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Description : Recorded as part of the Lambda Archives of San Diego's 20th anniversary. Additional Description : Robert H. Gleason is a long-time San Diegan and is heavily involved in community and philanthropic activities. A commissioner for the City of San Diegoís Commission for Arts and Culture and a member of the San Diego County Advisory Board of U.S. Bank, he also holds positions as the past chair of the board of the San Diego LGBT Community Center and as chair of the San Diego LGBT...
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Call Number : 95.06.01.70 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD). Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially...
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Description : This reel include coverage of a Pride Parade. Out in San Diego (OISD) was an LGBT radio program that aired on KPBS in the mid-1980s. Producers included Rick Moore and Jeri Dilno, both active participants in the San Diego LGBT movement and local political organizations. OISD was chosen because it may be the last remaining copies of a very early LGBT production, and it is entirely inaccessible on aging audiotape reels. Call Number : 95.06.01.71 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned...
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Description : Accomplished Runner and Marathoner Debbie Chaddock began her involvement in the San Diego LGBT community in the early 80's joining the Gay Youth Alliance, serving as co-chair of Front Runners and on the board of Athletes In Motion(AIM). She later would participate in Gay Games II and II, Join the Gay and Lesbian Sierrans, Rainbow cyclists and participate numerous 100-300 mile California Challenge rides raising money for AIDS services. Interview spans her early life experiences...
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Note : Recording is left channel only from 00:17:37 through 00:18:27. Description : Conversation with door manager at Stonewall Inn during riots. Call Number : 95.06.01.44 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD). LASD has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In...
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by Moore, Rick; Dilno, Jeri
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Note : Dropout, doubled/overlapping audio for several minutes in the middle due to damage to the original tape. Audio levels lower in second half. Series Title : Out in San Diego Description : Out in San Diego (OISD) was an LGBT radio program that aired on KPBS in the mid-1980s. Producers included Rick Moore and Jeri Dilno, both active participants in the San Diego LGBT movement and local political organizations. Call Number : 95.06.01.77 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda...
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Description : This is footage of the 20 year reunion of the San Diego LGBT Center founders and staff. It features many key figures in San Diego LGBT community, who often worked simultaneously with The Center and other local LGBT organizations. The Center is a local non profit which provides extensive mental health services, housing for homeless LGBT youth, retirement care for the elderly, and numerous other programs and services for youth, seniors, families, men, women, Latinos, African...
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Description : Notes on original box: Gay Chorus; Gay Band; Fourtune Play; Geoff Graham's Organ Concert; Bluefish Cove Play. Call Number : 95.06.01.53 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD). LASD has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction...
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Description : Corinne 'Martie' Mackey was an African-American lesbian activist and writer. She helped found LAGADU (Lesbians and Gays of African Descent United) in 1989, in response to frustrations that the non-white community was not being adequately represented in LGBT activism. She worked with the San Diego LGBT Center, the Human Dignity Ordinance Task Force, and was a volunteer instructor at the local police academy. This interview about aging was taken in 1991, a year before her death by...
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by Nobiletti, Frank
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Description : This is an interview with Dr. Cynthia Lawrence-Wallace and her life partner Peggy Heathers. Cynthia is a self-described feminist and humanist of African descent. She cofounded the San Diego LGBT Center in the 1970s, the San Diego Women's Chorus in 1987, and LAGADU (Lesbians and Gays of African Descent United). She was involved in the Gay and Lesbian Association of Choruses (GALA), and served on the County of San Diego Race Human Relations Commission. She was an activist against...
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Series Title : Lesbian History Project Description : Cheryl Robinson was an African American woman who worked with the San Diego LGBT Center. She was also involved in politics and local political organizing. Call Number : C362 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD). Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some...
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Note : Silent Description : Footage of the 1977 San Diego LGBT Pride Parade Source : 3 Reels of 3: Film: Super 8mm  Call Number : L2016.09 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of...
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Description : Part of Lambda Archives' celebratory event "Heroines, Pioneers and Trailblazers" held March 19, 2016 in San Diego, CA. Throughout the 1980's and 90's, Nicolette Ibarra lived in Los Angeles and San Francisco after growing up in the San Diego/Tijuana region. She was especially struck by the stark differences in the approach to the AIDS epidemic found on the different sides of the border with much greater levels of ignorance and negligence, and with a bigger lack of...
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Call Number : 95.06.01.47 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD). LASD has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity...
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Description : Regina Reinhardt is considered an expert in the field of bisexuality. Born in Germany, she came to California in 1970 and pursued a career in psychology. After receiving her bachelor’s and masters’ degrees from San Diego State University and a Ph.D. in counseling from the California School of Professional Psychology, Reinhardt entered private practice with a specialization in sexual orientation and sexual identity. In 1993, she authored Bisexual Women in Heterosexual...
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by Nobiletti, Frank
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Description : Nicole Murray-Ramirez, also known as Empress Nicole the Great, is Queen Mother of the Americas within the Imperial Court System. He has been an LGBT activist for decades, and was pivotal in developing San Diego's LGBT community. He has also served on the Chief of Police Advisory Board, San Diego's Human Relations Commission, and is a San Diego city commissioner. Call Number : C250 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD). Transmission or...
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Description : Ms. Jeri Dilno was born in San Diego in 1936. She graduated from Point Loma High School in 1954 and attended San Diego State University. She left SDSU in 1958 and joined the Air Force, but received an undesirable discharge in 1961 as part of an investigation of eight individuals suspected of being gay. Ms. Dilno was the only one who fought the accusations and requested a hearing; her discharge was later changed to honorable, but the experience prompted a lifelong commitment to the...
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Note : Program ends at 00:27:05, followed by unrelated content. Description : Christine Kehoe was a pioneer activist in 1978 as a volunteer with the Center for Women’s Studies and Services. In 1980 she was San Diego County's chair for the campaign to defeat the Lyndon LaRouche AIDS discrimination initiative. In 1984 she became editor of the award-winning San Diego Gayzette newspaper. She was an early director of the AIDS Assistance Fund, which grew into the San Diego AIDS Foundation. She...
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Note : Beginning-08:00: AIDS Antibodies Test; 8:10-17:05: Advice for choosing partners for long term relationships; 17:15-23:40: Sara Noelle - first baby born through woman care insemination program; 23:52-end: Poet Veronica Cunningham. Call Number : 95.06.01.34 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD). LASD has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond...
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Description : Part of Lambda Archives' celebratory event "Heroines, Pioneers and Trailblazers" held March 19, 2016 in San Diego, CA. Maria Galleta co-founded Christie’s Place with Irene Milton in 1996, establishing the only organization in San Diego whose mission is  dedicated to serving women, children and families infected and affected by HIV/AIDS, providing education, support and advocacy. Currently, she helps run ACOSIDA Clinic, the oldest HIV/AIDS clinic in Tijuana founded in...
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Description : Dennis graduated from the United States Naval Acadamy at Annapolis, Maryland in 1970, and served as an Engineering Officer in the Atlantic and Mediterranean Fleets for four years. He also later served as an Admiral's Aide on the Military Staff Committee of the United Nations Security Council in New York City. In San Diego, Dennis was a Founding Board Member of the Lambda Archives where he served as Treasurer for 16 years. During this time, he also initiated and helped implement...
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Description : Recorded as part of the Lambda Archives of San Diego's 20th anniversary. Additional Description : Bob Lehman is one of the nation's preeminent military veterans representing the GLBT community. Lehman is also known as the founder of the popular nightclub Bourbon Street, which he opened in 1997 as a base for military and gay rights activism. In 2001, he launched San Diego's chapter of American Veterans for Equal Rights, and in 2003 he became the first openly gay veteran appointed...
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Note : Sporadic audio dropout. Description : The San Diego Democrats for Equality was founded by Bob Lynn in 1975 under the name of the San Diego Democratic Club. At that time, there was a general lack of support within San Diego politics, even among Democrats, for LGBT issues. Bob and other founding members had difficulty finding 30 people willing to put their name to paper to help secure a charter for the Club in fear of being outed. A few courageous non-LGBT friends came forward to help meet...
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Call Number : 95.06.01.50 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD). LASD has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity...
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Note : Beginning-5:35: Gay employment rights; 5:40-13:40: Judy Grahn on historical ties of the color purple with lesbian and gays; 13:45-20:20: Variety in gay lifestyles; 20:25-26:25: Gay bowling league; 26:30: Travel tours and destinations for gays and lesbians. Call Number : 95.06.01.25 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD). LASD has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials...
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Series Title : Out in San Diego Description : Out in San Diego (OISD) was an LGBT radio program that aired on KPBS in the mid-1980s. Producers included Rick Moore and Jeri Dilno, both active participants in the San Diego LGBT movement and local political organizations. Call Number : 95.06.01.08 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD). LASD has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of...
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Note : Program begins at 00:00:50 after test tone. Series Title : Out in San Diego Description : Out in San Diego (OISD) was an LGBT radio program that aired on KPBS in the mid-1980s. Producers included Rick Moore and Jeri Dilno, both active participants in the San Diego LGBT movement and local political organizations. Call Number : 95.06.01.89 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD). LASD has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized...
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Note : Recording is a bit dark in parts due to original shooting conditions. Description : Project Lifeguard was a program of the now-defunct AIDS Foundation of San Diego, focused on promoting safe sex and HIV prevention. Their educational materials featured the Safer Sex Dude mascot. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Call Number : V0645 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD). LASD has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized...
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Description : This is footage of a women's show including "Marti" Corinne Mackey. Mackey was a local writer and activist. She was a founding member of Lesbians and Gays of African Descent United (LAGADU) and a columnist for local gay and lesbian publications. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Call Number : V0695 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD). LASD has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online....
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Description : Includes footage of Judith McConnell performing a monologue on women's body image and bathing suits titled, Boogie Boarding to Uranus. Judith McConnell was involved in the Beautiful Lesbian Thespians theater group, a popular artistic organization founded in 1987. This show includes other comedy sketches and dramatic presentations, including stand-up comedy by "Amy" and a performance of "The Nigger God." Additional Descriptive Notes : On label: Judith McConnell,...
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Call Number : 95.06.01.22 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD). LASD has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity...
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Description : Sailor, Pilot, Educator, Activist. January Riddle found herself in San Diego in 1981 by accident while sailing up the coast of Baja California. Her activism would begin after Joining the National Organization of Women (NOW) through which she would meet people from the political, feminist and LGBT communities. Eventually she would become president of the San Diego Chapter. She would also serve on the Boards of the San Diego Democratic Club, San Diego Pride and the Diversionary...
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Description : This is audio of a press conference with the Navy women involved in the Dixon Witch Hunt military case that received national attention from 1982-1983. In 1982, several heterosexual women aboard the submariner USS Dixon gave the Naval Investigative Service (NIS) a list of women they suspected to be lesbians, sparking an investigation into the activities of these women. Through threats of court-martial the NIS convinced one of the suspects to confess and provide a list of lesbians...
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Description : This is an interview with Pamela Wilson done for the Lesbian History Project. She is a San Diego attorney involved in the LGBT community. In this interview she discusses her background with the women's center at UC San Diego, Las Hermanas (a coffeehouse and cultural center opened as an alternative to the gay bar scene), the Amalfi Street collective (a dorm home and safe space for gay students). She also discusses her experiences in therapy and her life after she finally came out...
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Call Number : C363 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD). LASD has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights,...
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Series Title : Out in San Diego Description : Out in San Diego (OISD) was an LGBT radio program that aired on KPBS in the mid-1980s. Producers included Rick Moore and Jeri Dilno, both active participants in the San Diego LGBT movement and local political organizations. This reel covers shows in January 1986. Topics include volunteer activism in the gay and lesbian community. Call Number : 95.06.01.55 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD). LASD has given...
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Description : Robert "Jess" Jessop was an early activist in the San Diego LGBT community. He cofounded the San Diego LGBT Center and the Lesbian and Gay Historical Society of San Diego, fought to obtain city permits for the first Pride parade in 1974, organized the first openly LGBT political support in the city, and was a names historian for the Names Project Tour when the AIDS Quilt came to San Diego in 1988. This is his last interview before his death of AIDS in 1990. Call Number :...
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Description : Recorded as part of the Lambda Archives of San Diego's 20th anniversary. Additional Description : James Ziegler is putting out fires again. As he was in 2003, Ziegler is once more heavily involved in the recovery and rebuilding efforts necessitated by the October wildfires through his service with The San Diego Regional Disaster Task Force Board of Directors. Ziegler is also a small business owner, serves on The Board of Governors at the San Diego Foundation and on the Boards of...
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Description : Recorded as part of the Lambda Archives of San Diego's 20th anniversary. Additional Description : The awards section on Carolina Alcoser Ramos' resume lists an honor for almost every year: 1995 - San Diego Pride Community Service Award; 1996 - Citizen of the Year Award; 1997 - Service Award Polinski Children's Center - the list goes on and on. Most recently, Ramos received the 2007 Vagina Warrior Award from V-Day San Diego and Shakti Rising. But where you'll find Ramos most days...
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Description : Recorded as part of the Lambda Archives of San Diego's 20th anniversary. Additional Description : Since surviving the mean streets of San Francisco's Tenderloin District in the 1970s as a young transgender street kid, Tracie Jada O'Brien has become one of the most respected and elegant role models of our community - a testament to beauty, survival and perseverance. O'Brien is a certified addictions treatment counselor and spent six years as a counselor and coordinator of Extend...
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Series Title : Albert Bell Homospiritual Lectures Description : At an early age Bell founded the first Gay Liberation group in San Francisco in 1970 at the age of 20. Later, he went on to found gay student unions at San Francisco City College and San Francisco State University. During this period in his life, he also worked on Harvey Milk's successful bid to become the city's first openly gay supervisor. After his time as a student activist, Bell moved to San Diego.There, as one of the early...
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Note : Program begins at 00:00:25. Description : Also known as the Briggs Initiative, California Proposition 6 was an initiative in 1978 that proposed to ban LGBT individuals and their supporters from working in public schools. It was part of a broader movement to limit gay rights sponsored by Anita Bryant and the Save Our Children organization. The campaign failed overwhelmingly following a vigorous opposition by public figures including Harvey Milk, then-governor Ronald Reagan, and Jimmy...
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