THESE ARE THUMBNAILS!
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|| This picture comes from a poster that Scott
Smith put together. The caption underneath read, "HE SORT OF SMIRKED AT ME , , , ", from Dan White's
confession, describing the moment before he shot Harvey Milk.
|| This picture "NOW" and its companion
picture "Save Our Rights", by photographer Jerry Pritikin, were taken on "Orange Tuesday" at the
protest march and rally following our defeat in Miami by Anita Bryant and her "Save Our Children" campaign.|
Pritikin Gallery on this website.
|| This picture of Harvey in a clown suit came from
a poster announcing Harvey's Birthday party on Castro Street, Tuesday evening, May 22nd, 1979. Harvey loved theater and
circus and considered both to be relevant to politics. The photographer is Daniel Nicoletta.|
Nicoletta Gallery on this website.
|| Harvey with his lover and business partner,
Scott Smith. From an article "HARVEY MILK: UPFRONT RUNNER" in the October 1975 issue of VECTOR Magazine.
Photo by Marker Bloomst
|| Harvey the orator, from a 1977 campaign brochure
when he ran for San Francisco Supervisor. No photo credit.
| || Harvey, circa 1975, from the Bay Area Reporter April 4,
1996, 25th Anniversary edition. No photo credit.
|| Titled "IN MEMORIAM". From the front
page of THE SENTINEL, December 1, 1978. No photo credit.
|| Harvey with Dennis Peron, circa 1977. Peron has
been a Marijuana activist and a leader in the fight for legal Medical Marijuana. In the 1970's he operated the ISLAND, a
restaurant on the corner of 16th and Sanchez which Harvey used for several campaign speeches. Peron has run
unsucessfully for Mayor of San Francisco and Governor of California. From the Bay Area Reporter April 4, 1996, 25th
Anniversary edition. Photo by Yeli Sanchez.
|| Harvey in front of his shop, Castro Camera, from
a 1977 campaign brochure when he ran for San Francisco Supervisor. Photo by Daniel Nicoletta. Danny worked for Harvey
both in his store and in his politics
| || Harvey Milk offering a pen to Mayor George Moscone to
sign papers confirming his seat as Supervisor. From San Francisco Sunday Examiner IMAGE MAGAZINE, November 6, 1988.
Photo by Bob Mcleod.
|| || These two pictures of Harvey and Mayor George Moscone come from an article, "HARVEY MILK; TEN
YEARS AFTER" in the September 1988 issue of CHRISTOPHER STREET Magazine. Photo by Roger Ressmeyer
|| Harvey and Sheriff Richard Hongisto on election
night 1977 arriving at victory rally at campaign headquarters on Market street. The woman is Joyce Garay. I believe she
was the partner of Anne Kronenberg, one of Milk's Aides.|
From "Hongisto for Assessor" campaign literature.
No photo credit.
|| This picture is Harvey posing in front of his
new shop, "Castro Camera" when it opened in 1973. It came from the Queer Arts Resource website page about the
exhibit Harvey Milk, Second Sight.|
Photo by business
partner and lover, Scott Smith
|| Harvey is shown shaking hands with Jimmy Carter
at a fund raising dinner for Carter at the San Francisco Hilton, May 21, 1976 when he was running for President.|
PHOTO CREDIT - UNCLE DONALD!
|| This picture of Harvey Milk was taken at the Gay
Pride Celebration, June 30, 1974, in San Francisco's Civic Center. He was selling raffle tickets. |
PHOTO CREDIT -
This picture was taken at the 1978 gay parade.|
PHOTO CREDIT - UNCLE