Guide to the Marie Ueda Collection

Rebekah Kim
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Historical Society
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San Francisco, California 94105
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The Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Historical Society. All rights reserved.

Guide to the Marie Ueda Collection

Collection number: 2006-12

Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Historical Society

San Francisco, California
Encoded by:
Rebekah Kim
© 2010 The Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Historical Society. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Marie Ueda Collection
Dates: 1975-1990
Bulk Dates: 1975-1979
Collection number: 2006-12
Creator: Ueda, Marie
Collection Size: .4 linear feet 1 manuscript box
Repository: Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Historical Society
San Francisco, California 94105
Abstract: Photographs from Marie Ueda of gay events during the 1970's to 1990's. Photos of Harvey Milk, Pride Parades, White Night Riots, Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, AIDS and other LGBT events.
Physical location: Stored at the Archives of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Historical Society in San Francisco, California
Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English
Digitized collection materials available online.

Access

Collection open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright to unpublished manuscript materials has been transferred to the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Historical Society.

Preferred Citation

Marie Ueda Collection, 2006-12, Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Historical Society.

Acquisition Information

Donated to the Library by Marie Ueda in 2006.

Biography

Marie Ueda is a Japanese-born photojournalist who specializes in international news coverage. She had studied western civilization and history of arts at three universities: Queensland(Australia), Madrid(Spain), Lisbon(Portugal), and began her career covering Portuguese Revolution for The Guardian Newspapaer of London, England. After moving to the United States, as a foreign correspondent, she has been covering American news only for overseas media, primarily for Japan. From author's biography in her book "Testimony of the Twentieth Century: Before and After the Berlin Wall".

Scope and Content of Collection

Photographs from Marie Ueda of gay events during the 1970's to 1990's. There are photos of Harvey Milk, Pride Parades, White Night Riots, Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, AIDS, and other major events. Most of the photographs are from the late 1970's.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
San Francisco (Calif.)
Gay Pride Day
Milk, Harvey
Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence