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Gay rights

 Subject
Subject Source: Fast

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Carl Owens collection on Cracker Barrel Restaurants

 Collection
Identifier: Q129
Scope and Contents of the Carl Owens Collection on Cracker Barrel Restaurants The Carl Owens collection on Cracker Barrel Restaurants, 1991-2002 (bulk 1991-1997), comprises news articles, correspondence, press releases, financial reports, and one photograph. The material relates to the campaign started by Carl Owens challenging a Cracker Barrel policy that was discriminatory towards its LGBT employees.
Dates: 1991-2002; Majority of material found within 1991 - 1997

Ed Scruggs papers

 Collection
Identifier: Q113
Abstract: Ed Scruggs (1929-2009) was a gay and civil rights activist from Atlanta, Georgia who was active in the coalition to change the Georgia state flag. The papers are comprised of newspaper clippings, photographs, correspondence, certificates and awards, commemorative materials from president Bill Clinton and information pertaining to the campaign to get the 1994 Olympics out of Cobb county.
Dates: 1972, 1993-2009

Gender and Sexuality Oral History Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Q101
Abstract The Gender and Sexuality Oral History Project documents LGBTQ+ history in Atlanta, Georgia and the South through interviews with activists and leaders in grassroots movements as well as established organizations and public offices.
Dates: 2008-2020

LGBTQ Institute's Jim Allen papers

 Collection
Identifier: Q149
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1956-2016; Majority of material found within 1989 - 1993

Richard Rhodes papers

 Collection
Identifier: Q138
Abstract: Richard Rhodes was a lobbyist in the Georgia Legislature, focusing on gay and lesbian concerns. The papers include printed materials, newspaper clippings, correspondence, organizational minutes, bylaws and financial records, artifacts including buttons, hat, and textiles.
Dates: 1987-1993, 2012, undated

Stonewall Bar Association of Georgia, Inc. records

 Collection
Identifier: Q117
Abstract: The Stonewall Bar Association was founded to support gay, lesbian, transgender, and bisexual policies and lawmaking in the state of Georgia. The Association's records, 1995-2012, consist of correspondence, meeting minutes, bylaws, and reports donated by former officers.
Dates: 1995-2012