Lesbian/Gay Political Coalition Dallas Mayor and City Council Election Candidate Screenings, February 22nd, 1987

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A recording of phone calls made by Jack Crout, of the Lesbian/Gay Political Coalition Dallas, to candidates seeking endorsement from the political organization to set up a time to be interviewed during their run for Dallas City Council positions in 1987. Mr. Crout explains that the candidates will have 15 minutes screening, three minutes for general statements and twelve minutes for general questioning; candidates include Roy Williams, Ronnie Le Rouge, Marvin Steakley, Irene Young, Lori Palmer, Bill McCalpin, Dallas Jackson, and Verna Thomas.

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2 sound recordings (1 hr., 11 sec.) ; audio cassette

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Lesbian/Gay Political Coalition February 22, 1987.

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A recording of phone calls made by Jack Crout, of the Lesbian/Gay Political Coalition Dallas, to candidates seeking endorsement from the political organization to set up a time to be interviewed during their run for Dallas City Council positions in 1987. Mr. Crout explains that the candidates will have 15 minutes screening, three minutes for general statements and twelve minutes for general questioning; candidates include Roy Williams, Ronnie Le Rouge, Marvin Steakley, Irene Young, Lori Palmer, Bill McCalpin, Dallas Jackson, and Verna Thomas.

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2 sound recordings (1 hr., 11 sec.) ; audio cassette

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The endorsement screenings were held at the First Unitarian Church of Dallas on Wednesday night, February 25, 1987 and Thursday night, February 26, 1987.

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  • Preferred Citation: Louise Young and Vivienne Armstrong Papers (The Dallas Way), University of North Texas Special Collections

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LGBT Collections

Publications pertaining to issues relevant to the LGBT community. The collection includes The Dallas Voice, a weekly newspaper for the gay community in North Texas that has been published since 1984.

Louise Young and Vivienne Armstrong Papers (The Dallas Way)

Sound recordings of the Lesbian/Gay Political Coalition's screening interviews of candidates running for public office in Dallas in 1987 and 1988. Also includes a video conversation about the Dallas Gay Political Caucus from 1996.

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  • February 22, 1987

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  • Feb. 19, 2019, 7:47 a.m.

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  • Oct. 2, 2019, 3:56 p.m.

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Lesbian/Gay Political Coalition. Lesbian/Gay Political Coalition Dallas Mayor and City Council Election Candidate Screenings, February 22nd, 1987, audio recording, February 22, 1987; (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1452949/: accessed March 28, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, UNT Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.