Gay Men's Health Crisis handout

Object Number: 
2012.36.12
Date: 
1986
Medium: 
Paper, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/2 × 2 1/8 in. (8.9 × 5.4 cm)
Description: 
Gay Men's Health Crisis handout, "SAFER SEX / IS FOR / EVERYONE" with safety pin
Gallery Label: 
In 1981, six gay men (and their friends) gathered in writer Larry Kramer's living room to address the "gay cancer" and raise money for research. This informal meeting provided the foundation for what would soon become Gay Men's Health Crisis. Today, GMHC continues to pioneer HIV prevention, care and advocacy.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Roy R. Eddey
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group