James Baxter oral history interview

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Main contributors
Baxter, James; Coren, Ashleigh
Interview with James Baxter, a staff member at the University of Maryland, College Park. The interview covers topics including The Front Page (a newspaper for the gay and lesbian community), Gay Activists Alliance, Lambda Rising bookstore, the Diamondback, gay sex in McKeldin Library, Franklin Kameny, Luke Jensen, College Park Scholars, National Gay and Lesbian Journalist Association, marching on Washington for gay and lesbian equality, 2016 Women's March, AIDS quilt, Bill Clinton, Hillary Clinton, and the Journalism department. Interviewed by Ashleigh Coren at Hornbake Library. Transcript by Ashleigh Coren and Luca DiMambro.
Oral histories
University of Maryland Student Life
Special Collections and University Archives
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Physical Descriptions
Recording: 20:55 (MPEG-4 Media File); Transcript: 6 pages (PDF)
Interviewee and Interviewer retain copyright and have shared the interview and other material with the University of Maryland Libraries under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0).
A guide to the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer (LGBTQ) oral histories collection is available in UMD's Archival Collections database.
An interview transcript is available: click on "Download this transcript" below.

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