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[Man holding an Australian flag and wearing a t-shirt with the phrase, gay and proud], Gay Mardi Gras, 1981 [picture] / William Yang
Bib ID 3097633
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Yang, William, 1943-
 
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Description 1981 
1 photograph : fibre based silver gelatin ; 21.7 x 40.3 cm., on sheet 50.8 x 60.6 cm. 
Summary

"The parade of 1981 was something of a street demonstration march, although there were floats and a few costumes. It was a different route from the Oxford/Flinders Streets route now. It started around the barracks in Paddington, wound down Surrey Hills near Belmore Park, went up George Street and ended in Hyde Park." -- William Yang.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer based on caption and information supplied by artist.

Inscription: "1/10".

Condition: Good.

Photograph signed and stamped by artist.

Used in monologue with slide projection, Friends of Dorothy.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-136860626

Published in: Friends of Dorothy / William Yang. Sydney : Pan Macmillan Australia, 1997, p. 54.

Subjects Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras -- Photographs.  |  Gays -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- Photographs.  |  Lesbians -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- Photographs.  |  Parades -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- Photographs.  |  Costume -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- Photographs.
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