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[C.O.F. Float in First Gay Pride Parade in Dallas, Texas]

Description: Photograph of a float during the first Gay Pride Parade, parked in the street. Written on the side of a poster attached to the float are the words, "C.O.F. Texas Oldest Homophile Organization. Gay as an American Flag and Apple Pie." Buildings are visible in the background. Handwritten on the back of the photograph are the words, "1st Gay Pride Parade. June 24 1972."
Date: June 24, 1972
Item Type: Photograph

[Dallas Gay Political Caucus Flyer]

Description: Flyer for a roller skating party hosted by the Dallas Gay Political Caucus on May 18th, 1977 to support the Miami Gay Community after public remarks by Anita Bryant, who was known at the time for her anti-gay statements.
Date: 1977-04~
Creator: Dallas Gay Political Caucus
Item Type: Poster
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[Dallas Gay Political Caucus T-Shirt]

Description: Close-up view of a logo that is over the left breast on a navy blue T-shirt. The logo is in white text and has four interlocked male and female gender symbols inside a square and initials DGPC (Dallas Gay Political Caucus) above it. The Dallas Gay Political Caucus eventually became the Dallas Gay Alliance.
Date: [1976..1983]

[Gay Pride Parade Rally in Dallas]

Description: A photograph of a Gay Pride Parade held in Dallas, Texas on June 24th, 1972. Numerous people are holding signs promoting Gay Pride as they march on a street.
Date: June 24, 1972
Item Type: Photograph

[Gay Pride Parade Supporters in Dallas, Texas]

Description: Photograph of three females with signs sitting on a car during the first Gay Pride Parade in the street. Written on signs are the words "Tired of hiding - Want to be free," "Don't laugh, I may be happier than you!," and "Buy and Read 'Gay Crusaders' by Kay Tobin." A handwritten on the back says, "1st Gay Pride Parade. June 24 1972."
Date: June 24, 1972
Item Type: Photograph

[Gay Pride Week Rally Flyer]

Description: Flyer announcing a Gay Pride Week rally in Dallas on Saturday, June 26th, 1976. Speakers form the Dallas Gay Political Caucus and the American Civil Liberties Union were present along with Mary Jo Risher.
Date: 1976
Item Type: Pamphlet

[News Clip: Dallas Bicentennial Celebration]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story about the 1976 Bicentennial celebration in Dallas, Texas. Managed by the Dallas American Revolution Bicentennial Corporation, the celebration included participation in a nation-wide bell ringing, the re-dedication of the Old City Park, a historical marker dedication, and the reading of Dallas' goals by Les Potter, Chairman of the Board of Goals for Dallas.
Date: July 4, 1976
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Video

[News Clip: Education for Mexican-American Children]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story about education. Unidentified man proposes a new program for the education of Mexican-American children in Dallas.
Date: June 18, 1971
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Video

[News Clip: Protest]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story about a protest against abortion and the Democratic Party. Prior to the Democratic National Convention, Right-to-Life protestors assembled in front of the Federal Courthouse to protest the Democratic Party not mentioning the proposed Human Rights Amendment.
Date: July 11, 1976
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Video

[News Clip: Robbery]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story about a suspected robbery at the Good Luck Drive In restaurant in Dallas. The restaurant's assistant manager chased the young suspect while firing shots. Afterward a large crowd gathered to protest the event by throwing bottles and rocks. The African Bandits Motorcycle Club are present.
Date: July 11, 1976
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Video

[News Clip: Southwest Airlines Flight Attendents]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story about the creation of Southwest Airlines. Flight attendants for the airline climb the stairs to a plane.
Date: June 18, 1971
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Video

[North Texas State University Cheerleaders, 1975]

Description: Photograph of 1975 North Texas State University cheerleaders. Front row: Valerie Troilo, Julie Hyde, Nan Hayes, Susan Sullivan, Beth Lowery, Liz Bubel; back row: Raul Velasquez, Mike Ancy, David Stinson, Steve Kuntz. from behind during a game in Texas Stadium in Irving.
Date: 1975
Item Type: Photograph

["November 22, 1963" by Sarah T. Hughes, with Lyndon B. Johnson first day of issue cover]

Description: Typescript by United States District Judge Sarah T. Hughes recounting her experiences on November 22, 1963, following President John F. Kennedy's assassination in Dallas. Judge Hughes describes the scene aboard Air Force One at Love Field as she administered the presidential oath of office to Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson. She concludes by expressing her confidence in President Johnson's character and his ability to lead the country in the aftermath of the assassination. In addition to Judge Hughes's narrative, the first page of the typescript serves as a first day of issue cover of a United States postage stamp featuring Lyndon B. Johnson, first authorized for use on August 27, 1973. The postal frank on the first page, below the stamp, reads "AUSTIN, AUG. 27, 1973, TX" and "FIRST DAY OF ISSUE".
Date: August 27, 1973
Creator: Hughes, Sarah T. (Sarah Tilghman), 1896-1985
Item Type: Text

[Nuntius Float in the First Gay Pride Parade in Dallas, Texas]

Description: A photograph of a float during the first Gay Pride Parade in the street. Written on the side of a poster attached to the float are the words, "Nuntuis- Our Community Texas Gay Newspaper." Handwritten on the back of the photograph are the words, "1st Gay Pride Parade. June 24 1972."
Date: June 24, 1972
Item Type: Photograph

Questions & Answers About Homosexuality

Description: Brochure published by the Dallas Gay Political Caucus to inform the public about common issues and questions concerning homosexuals and homosexuality, such as the causes and motivations of homosexuals.
Date: [1976..1980]
Creator: Dallas Gay Political Caucus
Item Type: Pamphlet

United for Equal Rights

Description: Brochure for the Dallas Gay Political Caucus discussing the organization's goals, leading office positions for the Caucus, and information about human rights abuses that affect the gay community. There is also a slip included to apply for membership or to make a charitable contribution.
Date: 1977~
Creator: Dallas Gay Political Caucus
Item Type: Pamphlet