The Resource Cliff Anchor papers

Cliff Anchor papers

Label
Cliff Anchor papers, 1916, 1950s-2000
Title
Cliff Anchor papers
Inclusive dates
1916, 1950s-2000
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The collection documents the life of Cliff Anchor (born Michael Erickson). These documents include speeches, correspondence, papers related to military service, materials related to Leonard Matlovich and Dr. Tom Dooley, documents related to radio station KRJB and American Legion Alexander Hamilton Post #448, clippings, photographs, VHS videos, audiotapes, and artifacts
Biographical or historical data
Cliff Anchor was a gay rights activist, military man and radio broadcaster. He was romantically involved with Dr. Tom Dooley and, later, with Leonard Matlovich.
Cataloging source
SFR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Anchor, Cliff
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Booth, Robert
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Anchor, Cliff
  • Matlovich, Leonard
  • Dooley, Thomas A.
  • American Legion
  • KRJB (Radio station : Monte Rio, Calif.)
  • Gays
  • Gay military personnel
  • Gay liberation movement
  • Radio broadcasters
  • Gay soldiers
  • Homophobia in the Armed Forces
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
Label
Cliff Anchor papers
Link
Instantiates
Accompanying material
3 oversized folders.
Arrangement
Arranged by folder title.
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid;
Extent
6
Governing access note
The collection is available for use during San Francisco History Center hours, with photographs available during Photo Desk hours. Collections that are stored offsite should be requested 48 hours in advance
Immediate source of acquisition
Papers donated by Robert Booth for the Estate of Cliff Anchor,
Organization method
Organized into six series: Personal Correspondence and Papers, Professional Correspondence and Papers, Clippings, Audiovisual Materials, Photographs, and Artifacts;
System control number
(OCoLC)173662122
Type of unit
cubic ft. +
Label
Cliff Anchor papers
Link
Accompanying material
3 oversized folders.
Arrangement
Arranged by folder title.
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid;
Extent
6
Governing access note
The collection is available for use during San Francisco History Center hours, with photographs available during Photo Desk hours. Collections that are stored offsite should be requested 48 hours in advance
Immediate source of acquisition
Papers donated by Robert Booth for the Estate of Cliff Anchor,
Organization method
Organized into six series: Personal Correspondence and Papers, Professional Correspondence and Papers, Clippings, Audiovisual Materials, Photographs, and Artifacts;
System control number
(OCoLC)173662122
Type of unit
cubic ft. +

Library Locations

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