Collection Info

Ginsburg, Steve

Span Dates: 1972-1974

Volume: .25 linear in.


The Steve Ginsburg Papers include information about Ginsburg's activities as a founder of Chutzpah (ACTVAH), the first gay Jewish group on the West Coast.

Hist/Bio Note

Ginsburg was instrumental in founding the first gay Jewish group on the West Coast and as co-chair of the 1973 Gay Freedom Day Parade in San Francisco, CA.

Finding Aid

A finding aid is available by using the search box at the following website.


The collection is held in the GLBT Historical Society of Northern California (San Francisco, CA).

Index Terms

ChutzpahGinsburg, SteveJewishCaliforniaSan Francisco [CA]Gay liberation movement -- Religious aspectsGays -- Religious LifeGays -- United States -- History -- 20th Century -- SourcesHomosexuality -- History -- 20th centuryHomosexuality -- Religious aspects -- JudaismGay rights -- Religious aspects -- Judaism