ACT UP (Organization)
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
The Andrew P. Wood papers consist of flyers, newspaper clippings, correspondence, t-shirts, bumper stickers, as well as extensive materials relating to the Atlanta chapter of ACT-UP, 1987-2014. Andrew Wood is a graphic designer and gay activist.
The LGBTQ Institute's Jim Allen papers, 1956-2016 (bulk 1989-1993), includes articles, clippings, correspondence, flyers, petitions, and protest ephemera and photographs of the many protests ACT UP organized in Atlanta. The materials relate to the many challenges posed to people with HIV during the height of the AIDS crisis.
Mike Hall (born 1958) taught at Dekalb Community College and its successor Georgia Perimeter College. A gay man impacted by the AIDS crisis, Hall became involved with the activist group ACT UP in the early 1990s, participating in its actions locally and in the Southeast. His papers, 1991-circa 2010, comprise a banner, photographs, and T-shirts related to gay activism.
Terri Wilder is an activist, HIV/AIDS advocate, and social worker who has worked in HIV patient services for over twenty years.
The Uri Vaknin papers, 1985-1995, consist of textiles, artifacts, publications, papers, photographs and slides relating to donor's AIDS activism. The bulk of the manuscript materials are related to Vaknin's work on the AIDS Cure Art Project which eventually was titled The Electric Blanket AIDS Projection Project. In addition, the papers contain 13 t-shirts, assorted artifacts, and a large artwork.
- AIDS (Disease) 4
- Atlanta (Ga.) 4
- Gay activists 3
- AIDS (Disease) -- Treatment 2
- AIDS activists 2
- buttons (information artifacts) 2
- AIDS (Disease) -- Government policy 1
- AIDS (Disease) -- Patients 1
- AIDS (Disease) -- Prevention 1
- AIDS (Disease) and the arts 1
- DVDs 1
- Gay community 1
- Gay men 1
- Gay rights 1
- HIV infections -- Prevention 1
- Protest movements 1
- T-shirts 1
- Women’s health services 1
- audiocassettes 1
- fliers (printed matter) 1
- pamphlets 1
- photographs 1
- videocassettes 1 + ∧ less