Collection Info

Broshears, Raymond

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Description

The Raymond Broshears Papers include the ordination of Broshears as a Universal Life Church minister in 1967 and in the Orthodox Episcopal Catholic Church in 1968.

Hist/Bio Note

Broshears, known as "Reverend Ray" was an early and outspoken leader among gay activists in San Francisco from the 1970s.

Finding Aid

A finding aid is available in the GLBT Historical Society of Northern California. A brief description of the collection is available by using the search box on the GLBT Historical Society website.
http://www.glbthistory.org/archives/catalogs/collections_list.lasso

Location

The collection is held at the GLBT Historical Society of Northern California (San Francisco, CA).
http://www.glbthistory.org/

Index Terms

Christian-GeneralBroshears, RaymondIndependent Catholic ChurchCaliforniaGay Clergy -- United StatesGays -- Religious LifeGays -- United States -- History -- 20th Century -- SourcesHomosexuality -- History -- 20th centuryHomosexuality -- Religious aspects -- ChristianityGay rights -- Religious aspects -- JudaismOrthodox Episcopal Catholic Church