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    • Bryan Hlavinka oral history interview and transcript 

      Hlavinka, Bryan (2012-03-18)
      Bryan Hlavinka grew up in Brazoria, TX. He has lived in Houston for more than 20 years working as a consultant in the oil industry. He is a LGBT activist and volunteer, well known for his work on KPFT 90.1 FM "Queer Voices," ...
    • Delma Cummings oral history interview and transcript 

      Cummings, Delma (2012)
      Delma Cummings was born July 30, 1939 in Texas. She grew up in Aldine, Texas. She worked for 30 years for Southwestern Bell. Cummings was very active in the LGBT community, serving on the board of directors for Lesbians ...
    • Denis Flanigan oral history interview and transcript 

      Denis Flanigan (2011-03-22)
      Denis Flanigan is a Licensed Psychologist in private practice in Houston. He received his M.S. in Psychology and Ph. D. in Counseling Psychology from the University of Florida. In addition to clinical work and research ...
    • Donna Garrett oral history interview and transcript 

      Garrett, Donna (2012-03-17)
      Donna Garrett was born in 1951 and raised in Birmingham, Alabama. She moved to Houston in 1980. She is a writer and performer of drama and poetry.
    • Gary Brewton oral history interview and transcript 

      Brewton, Gary (2010-03-25)
      Dr. Gary W. Brewton is an American Board of Internal Medicine certified physician currently residing in Houston, TX. Brewton was one of the first doctors in Houston to work with people with HIV infection and AIDS. He has ...
    • Henry McClurg oral history interview and transcript 

      McClurg, Henry (2013-03-17)
      Henry McClurg published Houston area gay newspapers for more than 40 years. The self-proclaimed "mayor of Montrose" McClurg was originally from Mississippi spending time in the military before going to work in radio in ...
    • Jack Valinski oral history interview and transcript 

      Jack Valinski (2010-07-24)
      Jack Valinski moved to Houston in 1981. He came to work for an ABC affiliate, 97 Rock, now Mix 96.5. He began listening to the KPFT show Wilde-N-Stein and its host Ray Hill and was soon volunteering to run the audio board. ...
    • Janis Hutchinson oral history interview and transcript 

      Hutchinson, Janis (2014-04-01)
      Dr. Janis Hutchinson is a professor in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Houston. She is a medicial anthropologist, specializing in health issues among peoples of color. She is the author of numerous ...
    • Jerry Atwood oral history interview and transcript 

      Jerry Atwood (2011-03-22)
      Jerry Atwood moved to Houston in 1972 and worked for nearly 40 years as an Engineer. A professional pianist, he started a successful music business with Rick Comeaux performing for men's society gigs, and at Ovations in ...
    • Josephine Tittsworth oral history interview and transcript 

      Tittsworth, Josephine (2012-08-09)
      Josephine Tittsworth was born in Pasadena, Texas and was assigned and raised as a male. She struggled with gender issues and dressed secretly as a woman for most of her life. In 1981 life changed when she contacted an ...
    • Katy Caldwell oral history interview and transcript 

      Caldwell, Katy (2016-07-26)
      For the past 17 years, Katy Caldwell has been the CEO of Legacy Community Health Services, Inc., a not for profit federally qualified health center which provides low or no cost health, social, and educational services. ...
    • Ken Malone oral history interview and transcript 

      Malone, Ken (2013-03-23)
      Ken Malone is a native Houstonian and graduate of the University of Houston. He has been active in the Houston non-profit arena as executive director of The Assistance Fund providing financial and medication assistance to ...
    • Liz James oral history interview and transcript 

      James, Liz (2013-02-06)
      Liz James was the first full-time staff member and Chief Executive Officer for the Lesbian Health Initiative (LHI). Established in 1992, the Lesbian Health Initiative of Houston, Inc. (LHI) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated ...
    • Nick Brines oral history interview and transcript 

      Brines, Nick (2012-03-19)
      Nick Brines moved to Houston in 1988 to study at the University of Houston. Brines has been active with Planned Parenthood, American Heart Association, and Pride Houston. He served as a member of the fundraising committee ...
    • Ron Dupre oral history interview and transcript 

      Dupre, Ron (2014-04-10)
      Ron Dupre is a father of three children, including two gay sons. He is active in Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG), the largest family and ally organization dedicated to advancing equality and uniting people ...
    • Sean Hammerle oral history interview and transcript 

      Hammerle, Sean (2013-03-21)
      Sean Hammerle, a native Texan, grew up in Garland. He attended Louisiana State University, where he majored in political science and English literature. Hammerle lived in Houston for almost 20 years and worked in public ...
    • Tony Carroll oral history interview and transcript 

      Carroll, Tony (2010-06-29)
      Tony Carroll was a psychotherapist in Houston, Texas. He served as the first openly gay president of the Texas Society for Clinical Social Work and conducted one of the first studies on the stability of gay couples.
    • Yvonne Feece oral history interview and transcript 

      Yvonne Feece (2011-03-19)
      Yvonne Feece is a professional photgrapher working with commercial and individual clients. A volunteer for Pride Houston as both a photographer and as magazine chair, she has served as treasurer for the Houston chapter of ...