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Candida Scott Piel Papers and AmFAR Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 142

Scope and Content

The Candida Scott Piel Papers and AmFAR Collection contains administrative files, clippings, and ephemera related to Candida Scott Piel's involvement with the Foundation for AIDS Research (AmFAR) and other AIDS and LGBT outreach initiatives. The materials have been arranged into three series:



Series I: Event Materials contains items related to specific events which Candida Scott Piel attended, or with which she was involved, including film festivals, LGBT rights events, and political meetings.



Series II: Subject Files contains clippings and research files unrelated to specific events.



Series III: Ephemera contains primarily promotional items such as buttons and t-shirts, related to groups or events.

Dates

  • Majority of material found within Bulk, 1981-2003
  • 1969-2003

Conditions Governing Access

Open to researchers. Appointments are necessary for the use of manuscript and archival collections.

Audiovisual materials have not been preserved and may not be available to researchers.

Conditions Governing Use

NYU's Fales Library & Special Collections is not the copyright owner for this collection. Collection use is subject to all copyright laws. Researchers wishing to reproduce collection material should contact rights holders for permission.

Biographical/Historical note

Candida Scott Piel worked with the Foundation for AIDS Research (AmFAR) and other Gay and Lesbian Advocates' Groups throughout the 1980s and 1990s. Her work included involvement with numerous outreach events, such as the annual New York City Gay Pride Celebration.

Extent

4.25 linear feet (2 document cases, 2 flat boxes, 1 objects box)

Language of Materials

English

Overview

The Candida Scott Piel Papers and AmFAR Collection contains administrative files, clippings, and ephemera related to Candida Scott Piel and her involvement with the Foundation for AIDS Research (AmFAR).

published note

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Arrangement

Materials have been processed at the folder level. Folders are arranged chronologically within each series.

Provenance

The Candida Scott Piel Papers and AmFAR Collection were acquired by donation in 2003 and 2007.

Related Archival Materials note

Peter Lewis Allen Collection of Safe Sex Pamphlets

Processing Information

Added rights statement
Title
Guide to the Candida Scott Piel Papers and AmFAR Collection 1969-2003 (Bulk 1981-2003) MSS 142
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Fales Library, 2003.
Date
2003
Language of description
English
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
Description is in English.

Revision Statements

  • 2014: Accretion processed by Nicholas Martin,

Repository Details

Part of the deneme Repository

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