Pat Rocco was a pivotal figure in Gay History, and his SPREE organization was the driving force behind a number of progressive developments in Los Angeles in the late 1960s and 1970s. Click on the label for some earlier posts with more details. Today we look at just five of the many programs Mr. Rocco and his associates promoted. We start with a construction project at the Gay Community Center. As you will see, most of SPREE's activities were clothing optional.