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J. Ray Gallagher Papers

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Correspondence, clippings, legal papers, and certificates of gay activist, J. Ray Gallagher, 1970-1985. Part of the collection documents Gallagher's candidacy for public offices, including Santa Monica City Council, Los Angeles County Supervisor, U.S. Congress, and California State Assembly. The bulk of the material consists of letters written by Gallagher to (for the most part) public offices and officials, such as the Santa Monica City Council, Congresspersons and heads of state, regarding numerous topics, from neighborhood concerns to national and foreign policy.


0.4 linear foot.
[6 folders]


Gay activists
Local government
Political activists

Conditions governing access:
Contact ONE archivist regarding access restrictions.

Preferred citation:
J. Ray Gallagher Papers, Coll2011-040, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, Los Angeles, California

Record date:
(c) 2011

Contact Information:
ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California
909 West Adams Boulevard
Los Angeles, California, 90007
(213) 821-2771