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Title
Reverend Troy Perry and Reverend Sky Anderson
Creator
Ted Sahl (photographer)
Date Created and/or Issued
1985
Contributing Institution
San José State University, Special Collections and Archives
Collection
Ted Sahl Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Written on verso of photograph: Rev. Troy Perry and Rev. Sky Anderson. Perry's visit to San Jose. (1985)." "...Reverend Troy D. Perry founded the United Fellowship Metropolitan Community Church (UFMCC) in 1968." From Ted Sahl, "From closet to community: a quest for gay & lesbian liberation in San Jose & Santa Clara County," (2002), p.103. Sky Anderson was pastor of UFMCC in San Jose from 1979 to 1982. He was also active with the "No on 6" campaigners. Proposition 6 was an anti-gay school initiative introduced by Senator John Briggs. From Ted Sahl, "From closet to community: a quest for gay & lesbian liberation in San Jose & Santa Clara County," (2002), p.105
Reverend Troy D. Perry and Reverend Sky Anderson posing together. They are dressed in suits and ties.
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
6.4 x 4.4 in.
Identifier
http://digitalcollections.sjlibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/sjsusahl/id/932
Language
English
Subject
Gay men
Suits (Clothing)
Gay clergy
Perry, Troy D
Place
San Jose
California
Source
Ted Sahl Collection
Relation
Series III Box 8, folder 49

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