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San Francisco Pride 2015 Ephemera Collection

Identifier: MSS 531 large

Scope and Contents

The San Francisco Pride 2015 Ephemera Collection includes more than 225 items of ephemera, including brochures, stickers, postcards, pinback buttons, business cards, and realia such as a condom and a luggage tag. They represent a wide range of businesses, medical practices, nonprofit organizations, social service agencies, religious organizations, and other entities with connections to the LGBTQ community in San Francisco.


  • Creation: 2015

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Access

The material is stored offsite in Remote Storage. Please contact Special Collections 3 working days in advance if you wish to use it.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the authors of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law. For photocopy and duplication requests, please contact the Stephen O. Murray and Keelung Hong Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries.

Biographical / Historical

The 46th annual San Francisco LGBT Pride Celebration and Parade was held on June 25-26, 2015. The materials in this collection were collected from vendors and non-profit organizations' information tables in and around Civic Center Plaza on the morning of the parade.


.7 Linear Feet (2 boxes)

Language of Materials



The collection is divided into broad categories such as health advice and health services; religious organizations; political groups; local businesses other than health care providers; and local LGBT organizations.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was donated by Ruth Ann Jones in 2015.

Processing Information

Ruth Ann Jones and Lydia Tang processed this collection in 2016.

Finding Aid for the San Francisco Pride Ephemera Collection
4 Published And Cataloged
Ruth Ann Jones
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Repository Details

Part of the Stephen O. Murray and Keelung Hong Special Collections Repository

MSU Libraries
366 W. Circle Drive
East Lansing MI 48823 USA