[Faxed Tribute: David Cain Remembering Bill Nelson]

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A faxed tribute to Dallas activist, Bill Nelson, from Texas House of Representative, David Cane.

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[2] p. ; 28 cm.

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Cain, David February 22, 1990.

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A faxed tribute to Dallas activist, Bill Nelson, from Texas House of Representative, David Cane.

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[2] p. ; 28 cm.

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  • Preferred Citation: William H. "Bill" Nelson, Jr. and Jean Nelson Collection (The Dallas Way) (AR0842), 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.

William H. "Bill" Nelson, Jr. and Jean Nelson Collection (The Dallas Way)

Letters, speeches, poetry, and memoirs predominately dated 1971-1990 written by mother and son, Jean and Bill Nelson. Bill Nelson was a GLBT civil rights activist who spoke out about the discrimination the gay community and persons with AIDS faced in the 1980s. After Bill passed away in 1990 from AIDS-related complications, Jean attended events in his memory.

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  • February 22, 1990

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Cain, David. [Faxed Tribute: David Cain Remembering Bill Nelson], text, February 22, 1990; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc823044/: accessed May 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.