Eureka Valley (Castro Street) Gay Community (Updated over a year ago)
KQED News report from July 9th 1973 featuring the growth of and attitude towards the gay community in San Francisco's Eureka Valley Neighborhood, especially in the Castro district. Includes street scenes along Castro Street, interviews with gay and straight residents and silent rooftop views of the neighborhood. As the reporter puts it in an editorial to camera: "Residents have discovered that almost overnight their neighborhood has become San Francisco's new gay Mecca."
Added to San Francisco Bay Area Television Archive on September 23, 2011.
- Originally aired on: KQED
- Date aired: 7/9/1973
- Recording medium: 16mm, color co-magnetic silent/sound film
- Rights for this video belong to: NCPB/KQED
- Duration: 8:49
- Type of material: archival news film