ATLANTA AIDS LEGACY PROJECT.
Atlanta AIDS Legacy Project records, circa 1980-1999

Emory University

Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Atlanta, GA 30322

404-727-6887

rose.library@emory.edu

Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/s6tpf


Descriptive Summary

Creator: Atlanta AIDS Legacy Project.
Title: Atlanta AIDS Legacy Project records, circa 1980-1999
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 1424
Extent: 10 oral history interviews
Abstract:Recording made as part of the Atlanta AIDS Legacy project, including oral history interviews conducted with a broad range of people involved in HIV and AIDS advocacy in Atlanta, GA during the 1980s and 1990s.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

Collection restrictions, copyright limitations, or technical complications may hinder the Rose Library's ability to provide access to audiovisual material.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

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Jesse R. Peel papers

Source

Gift of Sandra L. Thurman, 2013

Custodial History

Acquired by Curator of Modern Political and Historical Collections, Randy Gue, as part of the Rose Library's holdings in LGBT history and culture.

Citation

[after identification of item(s)], Atlanta AIDS Legacy Project records, Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.

Processing

Unprocessed collection.

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Collection Description

Historical Note

The Atlanta AIDS Legacy Project documents Atlanta’s initial response to the HIV and AIDS crisis of the 1980s and 1990s. The project began as the Master’s thesis of Sandra L. Thurman, who formally served as Director of the White House Office on National AIDS Policy and Presidential Envoy for AIDS Cooperation under President Clinton. It has since grown to include a number of people who played a role in shaping Atlanta’s response to the crisis, including healthcare professionals, activists, politicians, and various members of other AIDS service organizations, local philanthropic organizations, and Atlanta’s religious communities.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of 10 oral history interviews conducted by the Atlanta AIDS Legacy Project. Interviewees include people involved in HIV and AIDS advocacy in Atlanta, GA during the 1980s and 1990s.

Arrangement Note

Unprocessed collection.


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Box Folder Content
AV1 - Jane Carr, 2009 June 21 [original: digital file]
AV1 - Jim Curran, 2009 June 16 [original: digital file]
AV1 - Bruce Garner, 2009 June 19 [original: digital file]
AV1 - John Lewis, 2013 November 26 [original: digital file]
AV1 - Jim Martin, 2009 July 7 [original: digital file]
AV1 - Nancy Paris, 2009 July 7 [original: digital file]
AV1 - Jesse Peel, 2009 June 21 [original: digital file]
AV1 - Alicia Phillip, 2009 June 20 [original: digital file]
AV1 - David Sheppard, 2014 February 18 [original: digital file]
AV1 - Stephen Wood, 2014 February 18 [original: digital file]
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