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Collection Details


Collection Name: Not Waiting for a Cure Oral History Project
Repository Name: Minnesota Historical Society. Library [Repository Details]
Repository Location: St. Paul, Minnesota, United States
Local Identifier: OH 50
URL: http://www.mnhs.org/collections/oralhistory/aids.htm
Dates Spanned: 1994-1995
Description: This project documents Minnesota's response to the AIDS epidemic from a variety of personal and sociopolitical perspectives. Nineteen narrators discuss the reasons for their AIDS activism and the effects of the epidemic on their faith, their commitment to other issues, and their image of the United States. Interviews were conducted in 1994 and 1995 as the epidemic entered its second decade--a time when some of the narrators, long involved in the AIDS crisis, were facing their own deaths from the disease.
Estimated Total of Interviews: 19
Broad Subjects: Health
ASP Subjects: AIDS (Disease); AIDS (Disease)--Patients; AIDS activists; AIDS activists--Minnesota; HIV (Viruses); Minnesota; Oral history; United States
Other Subjects: Faith
Collection Code: OHC0002087