Letters Cork Examiner / Evening Echo and Gay Information Cork

Dublin Core

Title

Letters Cork Examiner / Evening Echo and Gay Information Cork

Subject

Telephone Helplines
Gay activists
Lesbian activists
Homophobia
Gay Information Cork
Cork Lesbian Line
Activism (LGBTQ)
Anti-Gay Prejudice
LGBTQ Exclusion
Newspaper Advertisements
Criminalisation of Homosexuality
Correspondence
LGBTQ Awareness

Description

Series of letters between Gay Information Cork / Cork Lesbian Line and Cork Examiner / Evening Echo re the refusal of the papers to carry advertisements for the telephone helplines. Letter 14 June 1985 from Kieran Rose for Gay Information Cork and Paula Keenan for Cork Lesbian Line to Mr. Hassett, Editor of Evening Echo re advertisement for Gay Information Cork telephone helpline. Letter 18 June 1985 from T.E. Crosbie, Chief Executive of Cork Examiner refusing advert on grounds that it was illegal. Letter 1 July 1985 from Kieran Rose to Thomas Crosbie arguing that it was not illegal and asking for the papers to accept the advert.

Creator

Gay Information Cork, 1985-
Cork Lesbian Line, 1985-
Cork Examiner, newspaper, 1841-

Source

Arthur Leahy Collection

Date

1985

Contributor

Rose, Kieran, LGBT Activist, Ireland
Keenan, Paula, Lesbian Activist, Cork and Belfast
Crosbie, Thomas, Chief Executive, Cork Examiner

Rights

Digitising these community resources in a publicly accessible digital archive can be seen as fair dealing and reasonable use of these materials (as defined in the 2000 Irish Copyright Act) and in keeping with the ethos and purpose with which they were produced. In addition to this, Permission to Use has also been granted by the owners of the collections and by the relevant community organisations. Items in this digital archive are covered by a Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial No-Derivatives License. Please credit Orla Egan, Cork LGBT Archive and provide a link back to this site

Format

3 Letters
Scanned 2015-10-05 by Orla Egan (600 dpi, 24-bit colour). 3 JPEGs 3.7 MB, 4.3 MB, 2.8 MB

Language

eng

Type

Text
Letter

Coverage

1985
Cork City, County Cork

Files

GayInformationCorkLetter1toEveningEcho.jpg
CorkExaminertoGayInformationCork.jpg
1985LetterGayInformationCorktoCorkExaminer.jpg

Citation

Gay Information Cork, 1985-, Cork Lesbian Line, 1985-, and Cork Examiner, newspaper, 1841-, “Letters Cork Examiner / Evening Echo and Gay Information Cork,” Cork LGBT Archive, accessed October 15, 2019, http://corklgbtarchive.com/items/show/41.

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