Helen Slattery renovation Other Place LGBT Centre Cork

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Dublin Core

Title

Helen Slattery renovation Other Place LGBT Centre Cork

Subject

Other Place LGBT Community Centre Cork, 1991
Community Centres, LGBTQ
Community centers
Lesbian activists
Renovation for other use

Description

Helen Slattery, Cork Lesbian Activist, in a skip while participating in the renovation of the Other Place LGBT Community Centre in Cork. The building was in poor condition and was renovated by community volunteers prior to opening in 1991.
The Other Place LGBT Community Centre opened in 1991 and provided a safe space and services for the LGBT community. Weekly discos and social events were held in the centre; there was a café, meeting spaces, a bookshop, resource centre and offices.

Creator

John Calnan

Source

John Calnan collection

Date

1991

Contributor

Slattery, Helen, lesbian activist

Rights

Permission to share granted by John Calnan and Helen Slattery. 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

JPEG (Image coding standard)

Language

eng

Type

Still image

Coverage

Cork
1991

Citation

John Calnan, “Helen Slattery renovation Other Place LGBT Centre Cork,” Cork LGBT Archive, accessed May 16, 2021, https://corklgbtarchive.com/items/show/352.