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Protest against Briggs Iniative
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Papaleo, Ken
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated July 3, 1978 reads, "Members of Los Angeles gay community march down Hollywood Boulevard July 2, 1978 to protest a proposed ban on homosexual teachers." The Briggs Initiative, also known as, California Proposition 6, was on the California State ballot on November 7, 1978. Named for its sponsor, John Briggs, the initiative was designed to ban gays and lesbians from working in California's public schools.
1 photographic print :b&w ;18 x 33 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
Gay rights--California
Homophobia--Law and legislation
Homophobia in the workplace--California
Teachers--California--Los Angeles
Civil rights demonstrations--California--Los Angeles
Gays--California--Los Angeles
Signs and signboards--California--Los Angeles
Crowds--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Demonstrations--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Streets--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Hollywood Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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