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Black and white photo of a group of five people dressed up and sitting on a parade float. In the above photo from the 1987 Seattle Gay Pride Parade, volunteers portrayed the study’s “stars” to recruit participants. From left to right are Billie Holiday, Mae West, Marilyn Monroe, Judy Garland, and Oscar Wilde. The sixth star, not pictured, was James Dean. (Series 1825.2.13 – History files, Seattle-King County Department of Public Health: Prevention Division / HIV-AIDS Program.)

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