Collection Info

Dignity/San Francisco

Span Dates: 1972-2005

Volume: 8.75 l.f.

Description

The Dignity/San Francisco Records consist of 7 cartons. The collection includes administrative records, liturgical and social materials, items supporting social justice rallies, and sister-chapter circulars. It includes the Dignity/Bay Area chapter records before 1983 when it reorganized into the San Francisco, East Bay, and South Bay chapters. Additions to the collection are ongoing.

Hist/Bio Note

The following website offers information on the history of Dignity/USA. Links are available to the San Francisco office for more historical details about Dignity/San Francisco [CA].
http://www.dignityusa.org/history

Finding Aid

An online finding aid is available through the Online Archives of California search site.
http://oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/kt1m3nd12s/admin/?query=dignity%20san%20francisco#bioghist-1.3.4

Location

The collection is held at the Bancroft Library of the University of California/Berkeley. Further information can be obtained from the library staff through information at the following web address.
http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/collections/

Index Terms

DignityCatholicUnited StatesCaliforniaSan Francisco [CA]Catholic gays -- United States Gays -- Religious LifeGays -- United States -- History -- 20th Century -- SourcesLesbians -- Religious life