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Joseph J. Casale, Jr. Diary, 1997

Title
Joseph J. Casale, Jr. Diary, 1997
ID
Mss. Acc. 2009.157
Extent
0.01 Cubic Feet
More Extent Information
1 vol.
Scope and Contents
Diary, 1997 of Joseph J. Casale, Jr. (1957-2008) who was HIV / AIDS infected at the time he wrote his entries. Casale, who describes himself as someone who likes "men mostly, but ...also love(s) women" mainly writes about the reaction of family and friends to his disease, and his struggle to come to terms with his terminal illness. In the back of the diary he sketched out his will. The entries cover about 15 pp.
Creators
Casale, Joseph J., Jr. (1957-2008)
Subjects
HIV-positive bisexual men
HIV-positive men
HIV infections--Social aspects--United States
HIV infections--United States
Genres
Diaries
Languages
English

Administrative Information

Acquired
04/10/2009.
Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers.  Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Rights
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Acquisition Note
Purchase.
Preferred Citation
Joseph J. Casale, Jr. Diary, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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