John Eaton Papers, 1981-1984 Coll2011.033*

Finding aid prepared by Marc LaRocque
ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives
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Title: John Eaton Papers
Identifier/Call Number: Coll2011.033*
Contributing Institution: ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives
Language of Material: English
Storage Unit: 1
Physical Description: 0.1 linear foot. [1 folder]
Date (inclusive): 1980-1984
Abstract: Unpublished poetry, correspondence, screenplay, scripts, personal journal notes, and prose fiction by John Eaton, 1980-1984. Eaton worked as a writer-publicist for theatre companies in Houston and Los Angeles.
creator: Eaton, John

Biographical Note

John Eaton worked as a copy-writer/publicist for theatre companies in Houston and Los Angeles. His papers also mention co-authoring copy for an advertisement placed in the Advocate, as well as being the author of an article published in Christopher Street West in 1982.

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Preferred Citation

John Eaton Papers, Coll2011-033, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, Los Angeles, California

Processing Information

Processing this collection has been funded by a generous grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities.
In order to provide access to this collection, minimal processing on this collection was expedited in 2011. Date spans were given wherever possible, but do not reflect the most accurate inclusive dates.

Scope and Content

Unpublished poetry, correspondence, screenplay, scripts, personal journal notes, and prose fiction by John Eaton, 1980-1984. Eaton worked as a copy-writer/publicist for theatre companies in Houston and Los Angeles. His writing revolves around personal experience, often with regard to love affairs or the practice of writing. A contact sheet of photographs, presumably of Eaton (and a friend), are included in the collection.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Gays' writings
Journals, personal narratives
Lesbian and gay experience
Poetry