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

Marc LaRocque
ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California
(c) 2011
909 West Adams Boulevard
Los Angeles, California 90007
askone@usc.edu


Language of Material: English
Contributing Institution: ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California
Title: Society for Senior Gay and Lesbian Citizens Records
creator: Society for Senior Gay and Lesbian Citizens
Identifier/Call Number: Coll2011-083
Physical Description: 0.2 Linear Feet [3 folders]
Date (inclusive): 1980-1985, 2009-2011
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. The collection includes digital images of signs and parades of SSLGC, 2009-2011. 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."
Storage Unit: 1

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.
Collection processed by Marc LaRocque, 2011. Accrual processed by Kyle Morgan, 2015

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. The collection includes digital images of signs and parades of SSLGC, 2009-2011. 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.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Digital images and objects from 2009-2011 were donated by Brad Keistler, July 26, 2013.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Older people
Lesbians -- Services for
Gays -- Services for
Society for Senior Gay and Lesbian Citizens