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Rikki Streicher

(1926-1994)

 

— Rainbow Honor Walk —

 
Rikki Streicher Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, July 14, 2018
1. Rikki Streicher Marker
Inscription.  San Francisco entrepreneur and sports advocate who worked within the City's bar culture to create social activism
 
Erected 2017 by Rainbow Honor Walk.
 
Location. 37° 45.783′ N, 122° 26.056′ W. Marker is in San Francisco, California, in San Francisco City and County. Marker is on Market Street east of Castro Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2367 Market Street, San Francisco CA 94114, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Glenn Burke (a few steps from this marker); We'wha (within shouting distance of this marker); AIDS Memorial Quilt (within shouting distance of this marker); Kiyoshi Kuromiya (within shouting distance of this marker); Barbara Jordan (within shouting distance of this marker); Fereydoun Farrokhzad (within shouting distance of this marker); Sally Ride (within shouting distance of this marker); José Sarria (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Francisco.
 
Also see . . .  Rikki Streicher (Wikipedia).
Rikki Streicher Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, July 14, 2018
2. Rikki Streicher Marker - Wide View
"Rikki Streicher (1922–1994) was a leader in San Francisco's LGBT movement, a co-founder of the international Gay Games, and the owner of two lesbian bars of the 1970s and 80s: Maud's and Amelia's." (Submitted on July 20, 2018.) 
 
Additional keywords. LGBT LGBTQ
 
Categories. SportsWomen
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on February 13, 2019. This page originally submitted on July 20, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 50 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 20, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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