Collection Info

Block, Gilbert (Sadie, Sadie the Rabbi Lady)

Span Dates: unknown

Volume: not available

Description

The Gilbert Block (Sadie, Sadie the Rabbi Lady) Papers consist of the personal papers, ephemera, photographs, costumes, and other materials of Gilbert Block

Hist/Bio Note

Gilbert Block achieved notoriety for outrageous street theater as one of the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence in San Francisco, CA.

Finding Aid

A finding aid is available at the archives of the GLBT Historical Society library. A short description of the collection is available by using the search box at the following web address.
http://www.glbthistory.org/archives/catalogs/collections.lasso

Location

The collection is held at the GLBT Historical Society of Northern California (San Francisco, CA).
http://www.glbthistory.org/

Index Terms

Sisters of Perpetual IndulgenceSadie, Sadie the Rabbi LadyJewishGay liberation movement -- Religious aspectsGays -- Religious LifeGays -- United States -- History -- 20th Century -- SourcesHomosexuality -- History -- 20th centuryHomosexuality -- Religious aspects -- JudaismGay rights -- Religious aspects -- Judaism