Society for Senior Gay and Lesbian Citizens Records, 1980-1985 Coll2011.083

Finding aid prepared by Marc LaRocque
ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives
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Title: Society for Senior Gay and Lesbian Citizens Records
Identifier/Call Number: Coll2011.083
Contributing Institution: ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives
Language of Material: English
Storage Unit: 1
Physical Description: 0.1 linear foot. [2 folders]
Date (inclusive): 1980-1985
Abstract: Correspondence, pamphlets, press releases, flyers, meeting minutes, fundraising mailers, articles of association, bylaws, meeting attendance lists, and other material documenting activities of the Society for Senior Gay and Lesbian Citizens (SSLGC), 1980-1985. According to the SSGLC's mission statement, the organization was founded "to extend help and support to their older gay and lesbian brothers and sisters on all levels of economic, spiritual, and physical need."
creator: Society for Senior Gay and Lesbian Citizens.

Historical Note

The Society for Senior Gay and Lesbian Citizens (SSGLC) was founded in Los Angeles in 1980 "to extend help and support to their older gay and lesbian brothers and sisters on all levels of economic, spiritual, and physical need." The SSGLC's goals included providing a range of community services for gay and lesbian senior citizens, as well as raising funds to establish a foundation to in order to pursue similar ends in the long term.

Access

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Preferred Citation

Society for Senior Gay and Lesbian Citizens Records, Coll2011-083, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, Los Angeles, California

Processing Information

Processing this collection has been funded by a generous grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities.
In order to provide access to this collection, minimal processing on this collection was expedited in 2011. Date spans were given wherever possible, but do not reflect the most accurate inclusive dates.

Scope and Content

Correspondence, pamphlets, press releases, flyers, meeting minutes, fundraising mailers, articles of association, bylaws, meeting attendance lists, and other material documenting activities of the Society for Senior Gay and Lesbian Citizens (SSLGC), 1980-1985. According to the SSGLC's mission statement, the organization was founded "to extend help and support to their older gay and lesbian brothers and sisters on all levels of economic, spiritual, and physical need." The bulk of the collection consists of meeting minutes and attendance lists.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Gays--Services for
Lesbians--Services for
Older people
Senior citizens