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[Card with a letter from Jac Alder to Don Baker]

Description: A card with a letter written inside from Jac Alder to Don Baker. The letter includes a recollection of Hugh Johnson's interview with Jac Alder, published in the Dallas Voice, and references another article in the Dallas Voice about the Dallas Gay and Lesbian Alliance anniversary.
Date: June 11, 1997
Creator: Adler, Jac
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[Bill Nelson and Crowd in Front of a Banner]

Description: Photograph of a crowd of people (including activist Bill Nelson) socializing in front of a banner that reads "Never Forget: Dallas Gay Alliance." The photo was taken in a dark outside space and there are large wreaths and floral arrangements around the sign. This event was taken at a memorial for Terry Tebedo in 1988.
Date: 1988
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[P-FLAG member on a bus tour of East Texas]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified P-FLAG member on a bus trip to East Texas sponsered by the Dallas Gay and Lesbian Alliance to promote awareness and speak about gay rights. The woman is standing on a brick sidewalk, holding a stack of pamphlets; several buildings are visible in the background.
Date: 1993
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Oral History Interview with Cece Cox, March 14, 2012

Description: Interview with Cece Cox, Executive Director of Resource Center of Dallas and longtime activist in the LGBT community. The interview includes Cox's personal experiences of childhood in Bartlesville, Oklahoma, her college years at Northwestern University, and coming out the family, friends, and co-workers. Cox talks about the awareness of her sexual orientation, the supportive reactions of family, her decision to move to Dallas, Texas for a job, her involvement in the Dallas LGBT community, thoughts on Texas Penal Code 21.06-the Sodomy Law, the struggle for gay men to receive AIDS treatment at Parkland Memorial Hospital, Dallas Gay Alliance's activism in AIDS treatment and care as well as in the struggle for equal treatment and human rights. Additionally, Cox talks about her impressions of Don Baker, Judge Jerry Buchmeyer and his decision to overturn penal code 21.06, changes in Dallas's LGBT community, family life, and Resource Center Dallas's history and services. The interview also includes an appendix with articles, Vol. 4, No. 2 of the THRF News newsletter, and a certificate of incorporation for the Foundation For Human Understanding.
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Date: March 14, 2012
Creator: Mims, Michael & Cox, Cece
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Oral History Interview with Cece Cox, November 6, 2009

Description: Interview with executive director of resource Center Dallas Cece Cox. The interview includes Cox's personal experiences about childhood in Ohio and Bartlesville, Oklahoma, education at Northwestern University, moving to Dallas, and having a career as a photojournalist and studio photographer. Additionally, Cox discusses her coming out narrative, involvement with groups such as Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation and Dallas Gay Alliance/Dallas Gay and Lesbian Alliance, as well as her decision to enter SMU Law School, and her relationship with her partner, adopted son, and family members. The interview includes an appendix with newspaper articles from the Dallas Morning News and flyers.
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Date: November 6, 2009
Creator: Wisely, Karen & Cox, Cece
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[Fax: From Don Baker to Larry Myers]

Description: Faxed documents from Don Baker sent to Larry Myers pertaining to the Dallas Gay and Lesbian Alliance anniversary event. The document proposes events for the ceremony and includes a list of invited guests.
Date: May 2, 1997
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Oral History Interview with Louise Young and Vivienne Armstrong, February 24, 2010

Description: Interview with Louise Young and Vivienne Armstrong, longtime activists in the Dallas lesbian community. The interview includes Armstrong's personal experiences of childhood in Knoxville, Tennessee, New Jersey, and California, as well as her decision to study nursing and settle in Denver, Colorado, and her coming out narrative. The interview also includes Young's personal experiences of childhood in Ada, Oklahoma, her education at East Central State University and the University of Colorado, and her coming out narrative. They talk about their meeting and early relationship, give descriptions of Denver's gay and lesbian communities, their involvement with various groups such as the Daughters of Bilitis and Gay Liberation Front, their decision to move to Dallas, their involvement with groups such as the National Organization for Women and Dallas Gay Political Caucus/Dallas Gay and Lesbian Alliance in various political campaigns, and Young's career at Texas Instruments and Raytheon and efforts to create more equitable human resources policies from within the corporations. Additionally, Armstrong and Young talk about the effects of the HIV-AIDS crisis on Dallas's gay and lesbian communities, their 2008 marriage, relationships with family members, and secrets to a long relationship.
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Date: February 24, 2010
Creator: Wisely, Karen; Young, Louise & Armstrong, Vivienne
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[Letter from Paul Rodgers to Al Daniels]

Description: A letter written by Paul Rodger thanking Mr. Al Daniels for his financial contribution to the Lesbian and Gay Political Coaltion of Dallas as well as expressing his opinions about the lesbian and gay coalitions effort. Other documents display a a membership form for the LGCP and a list of the elected officers for 1993.
Date: February 5, 1993
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