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Finding Aid to the March Committee for Lesbian and Gay Rights/Los Angeles Records, 1980-1982 Coll2013.088
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  • Administrative History
  • Scope and Contents
  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Acquisition
  • Preferred Citation
  • Processing Information
  • Related Archival Materials note

  • Title: March Committee for Lesbian and Gay Rights/Los Angeles records
    Identifier/Call Number: Coll2013.088
    Contributing Institution: ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 0.4 linear feet. 1 archive carton
    Date (inclusive): 1980-1982
    Abstract: Meeting minutes, flyers, clippings, correspondence, press releases, mailing and registration lists, notes, financial records, pamphlets, mass mailings, and newsletters of the March Committee for Lesbian and Gay Rights/Los Angeles, 1980-1982, undated. Emerging from the 1979 March on Washington and the 1980 March on Sacramento, the committee worked to build the lesbian and gay rights movement.
    creator: March Committe for Lesbian and Gay Rights/Los Angeles.

    Administrative History

    The Los Angeles March on Washington Committee formed in 1979, changed its name in November to the Los Angeles Committee for the March on Sacramento, and in February 1980 to the March Committee for Gay and Lesbian Rights/Los Angeles. A grassroots organization with a mission to build the lesbian and gay rights movement, the committee operated at least through the National Conference on Lesbian & Gay Rights on April 24-26, 1981, and was mentioned in a 1982 proposal for a second March on Washington.

    Scope and Contents

    Meeting minutes, flyers, clippings, correspondence, press releases, mailing and registration lists, notes, financial records, pamphlets, mass mailings, and newsletters of the March Committee for Lesbian and Gay Rights/Los Angeles, 1980-1982, undated.

    Conditions Governing Access

    The collection is open to researchers. There are no access restrictions.

    Conditions Governing Use

    All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the ONE Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives at USC Libraries as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

    Acquisition

    Date and method of acquisition unknown.

    Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder #, or item name] March Committee for Lesbian and Gay Rights/Los Angeles Records, Coll2013-088, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.

    Processing Information

    Formerly box 103-257. Collection processed by Kyle Morgan, 2013.

    Related Archival Materials note

    National March on Washington for Lesbian and Gay Rights Records, Coll2013-087, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.
    California March on Sacramento for Lesbian and Gay Rights Records, Coll2012-182, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Gay activists--California--Los Angeles
    Gay liberation movement--California--Los Angeles
    Gays--Civil rights