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Finding Aid to the Dennis Cabaret Papers, 1986-1993

Finding aid prepared by Loni Shibuyama, (c) 2014

Processing this collection has been funded by a generous grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Summary Information

Repository
ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California
Creator - Creator
Cabaret, Dennis, 1958-1993
Title
Dennis Cabaret papers
Collection no.
Coll2014.006
Date [inclusive]
1986-1993
Extent
0.8 linear foot., 2 archive cartons
Language
English
Abstract
Organizational records, meeting agenda and minutes, reports, correspondence, political campaign records, bylaws, clippings and other material, 1986-1993, from Orange County AIDS activist, Dennis Cabaret. The collection includes material from the Lobby for Individual Freedom and Equality (LIFE AIDS Lobby), the Log Cabin Republican Club, the Elections Committee of the County of Orange (ECCO), and other gay and AIDS activist organizations.

Preferred Citation

[Box/folder #, or item name] Dennis Cabaret Papers, Coll2014-006, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.

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Biography

Dennis Cabaret was born in California in 1958. He was a graduate of Claremont College and worked in advertising and marketing. Cabaret served as co-chair of the Elections Committee of the County of Orange in the early 1990s and was also a member of the speakers bureau in the organization Parents, Family and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG). He died of complications from AIDS in December 1993.

Source:

Drummond, Tammerlin, "Dennis Cabaret, Activist for AIDS, Gay Rights, Dies," Los Angeles Times, December 11, 1993.

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Scope and Contents

The collection comprises organizational records, meeting agenda and minutes, reports, correspondence, political campaign records, bylaws, clippings and other material, 1986-1993, from Orange County AIDS activist, Dennis Cabaret. The collection documents Cabaret's involvement in the Lobby for Individual Freedom and Equality (LIFE AIDS Lobby), the Log Cabin Republican Club, the Elections Committee of the County of Orange (ECCO), and other gay and AIDS activist organizations.

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Arrangement

This collection is arranged alphabetically.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California
(c) 2014
909 West Adams Boulevard
Los Angeles, California, 90007
(213) 821-2771
askone@usc.edu

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open to researchers. There are no access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the ONE Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives at USC Libraries as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

Acquisition

Donor and date of acquisition unknown.

Processing Information

Formerly boxes 104-3-A and 104-3-B. Collection processed by Loni Shibuyama with assistance from Sean Wejebe, February 2014.

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Related Materials

Related Materials

Lisa Kaye Papers, Coll2013-083, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.

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Controlled Access Headings

Geographic Name(s)

  • Orange County (Calif.)

Subject(s)

  • AIDS (Disease)--Law and Legislation--California
  • AIDS activists
  • Gay activists--California--Orange County
  • Gays--Political activity
  • Republican Party (Calif.)

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Collection Inventory

Series 1:  Dennis Cabaret papers 

Box Folder

 AIDS Budget Lobby Day 1993 

1 1

 AIDS clippings circa 1986-1993 

1 2

 AIDS Walk Orange County 1992 

1 3

 Anti-gay material 1992 

1 4

 Boy Scouts 1991-1992 

1 5

 California Campaigns 1992-1993 

1 6

 Elections Committee of the County of Orange (ECCO) 1988-1993 

1 7

 Elections Committee of the County of Orange Summit Group 1992-1993 

1 8

 Federation Lobbying Network 1993 

1 9

 HIV Coalition 1992 

1 10

 Lesbian and Gay Republicans Task Force 1988-1990   [3 folders]

1 11-13

 Lobby for Individual Freedom and Equality (LIFE AIDS Lobby) 1991-1993   [9 folders]

Box Folder

 General 1993 

1 14

 Board of Directors 1992-1993 

1 15

 Briefings on HIV and Healthcare Issues 1993 

1 16

 Civil Rights Committee 1993 

2 1

 HIV and Health Committee 1992-1993 

2 2

 Orange County Federation of Lesbian, Gay and AIDS Support Organizations 1992-1993 

2 3

 Political material 1991-1994 

2 4

 State Budget 1992 

2 5

 Transition 1992 

2 6
Box Folder

 Log Cabin Republican Club 1987-1991   [3 folders]

2 7-9

 Orange County Human Relations Commission 1993 

2 10

 Susan B. Anthony Club 1991-1993 

2 11

 Traditional Republicans United 1992-1993 

2 12

 United Republicans for Equality and Privacy (United REP) 1989 

2 13

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