The Resource Ed Lucas Diaries

Ed Lucas Diaries

Label
Ed Lucas Diaries, 1967-1988
Title
Ed Lucas Diaries
Inclusive dates
1967-1988
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The diaries chronicle Ed Lucas's activities as a student at the University of California, Berkeley, and in San Francisco in the 1970s and 1980s. He notes movies he saw, parties he attended and men he dated, among other things
Biographical or historical data
Ed Lucas was born in San Francisco on June 24, 1947. He lived in San Francisco and Berkeley and graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a degree in Drama in the late 1960s. He took classes at ACT (American Conservatory Theatre) in San Francisco and had some speaking parts with Berkeley Repertory. He was a member of the Gay Mens' Chorus from its very first days and he continued with the Chorus for as long as his health permitted until around the beginning of 1988. Lucas died of AIDS on June 30, 1989.
Cataloging source
SFR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-1989
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lucas, Ed
Language note
In English
Location of other archival material
Researchers are encouraged to see also the Vincent diaries (GLC 45) and the Gary Fisher Papers (GLC 51), two gay men who lived in San Francisco and died of AIDS in the time period immediately following the Lucas Diaries.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lucas, Ed
  • AIDS (Disease)
  • AIDS (Disease)
  • Gay men
  • Gay men
  • Gay men
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
Label
Ed Lucas Diaries
Link
https://sfpl.org/uploads/images/1/24/GLC68Lucas.jpg
Instantiates
Arrangement
Arranged chronologically.
Extent
13.0 volumes
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
Donated by Ernie Guomas and Jim Seger, January 2011.
System control number
(OCoLC)793402550
Terms governing use
All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the City Archivist. Copyright retained by Ernest Guomas and James Seger for the Estate of Ed Lucas. Permission to quote from diaries must be obtained from copyright holder(s).
Type of unit
(1 document case)
Label
Ed Lucas Diaries
Link
https://sfpl.org/uploads/images/1/24/GLC68Lucas.jpg
Arrangement
Arranged chronologically.
Extent
13.0 volumes
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
Donated by Ernie Guomas and Jim Seger, January 2011.
System control number
(OCoLC)793402550
Terms governing use
All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the City Archivist. Copyright retained by Ernest Guomas and James Seger for the Estate of Ed Lucas. Permission to quote from diaries must be obtained from copyright holder(s).
Type of unit
(1 document case)

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